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|[[w:Barsoom|Cycle of Mars]]
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|A Princess of Mars
|1912-1943
 
 
|Edgar Rice Burroughs
 
|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1912
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|Martian Tales #1
 
|A series of 10 novels with the main Character, John Carter and his adventures on Mars, or Barsoom in the local language.
 
|A series of 10 novels with the main Character, John Carter and his adventures on Mars, or Barsoom in the local language.
 
|Historical interest
 
|Historical interest
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|-
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|The Gods of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1913
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|Martian Tales #2
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|
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|-
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|The Warlord of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1913
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|Martian Tales #3
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|
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|-
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|Thuvia, Maid of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1916
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|Martian Tales #4
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|
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|-
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|The Chessmen of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1922
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|Martian Tales #5
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|
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|
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|-
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|The Master Mind of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1927
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|Martian Tales #6
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|
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|-
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|A Fighting Man of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1930
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|Martian Tales #7
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|
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|
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|-
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|Swords of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1934
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|Martian Tales #8
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|
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|
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|-
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|Synthetic Men of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1938
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|Martian Tales #9
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|
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|
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|-
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|Llana of Gathol
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1941
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|Martian Tales #10
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|
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|-
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|John Carter of Mars
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|Edgar Rice Burroughs
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|1941
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|Martian Tales #11
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|-
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|White Mars
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|Brian Aldiss with Roger Penrose
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|1999
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|
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|
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|
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|-
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|The Martian Race
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|Gregory Benford
 +
|2000
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|
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|
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|
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|-
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|Moving Mars
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|Greg Bear
 +
|1994
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|
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|
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|
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|-
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|Welcome to Mars
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|James Blish
 +
|1967
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|
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|
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|
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|-
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|Mars
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|Ben Bova
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|1992
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|
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|
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|
 
|-
 
|-
 
|The Martian Chronicles
 
|The Martian Chronicles
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|Ray Bradbury
 +
|1950
 
|
 
|
|Ray Bradbury
 
 
|Famous group of short stories set on Mars, exploration of an ancient civilisation.
 
|Famous group of short stories set on Mars, exploration of an ancient civilisation.
 
|Historical interest
 
|Historical interest
 
|-
 
|-
 
|The Martian
 
|The Martian
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|Andrew Weir
 +
|2012
 
|
 
|
|Andrew Weir
 
 
|
 
|
 
|Good description of an early Martian exploration base.  Famous use of potatoes.
 
|Good description of an early Martian exploration base.  Famous use of potatoes.
 
|-
 
|-
 
|Red Mars
 
|Red Mars
Green Mars
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|Kim Stanley Robinson
 
+
|1992
Blue Mars
 
 
|
 
|
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|
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|Complete development of Mars terraformation.  Best series on the subject, solid factual base.
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|-
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|Green Mars
 
|Kim Stanley Robinson
 
|Kim Stanley Robinson
 +
|1992
 +
|
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|
 +
|
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|-
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|Blue Mars
 +
|Kim Stanley Robinson
 +
|1996
 +
|
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|
 
|
 
|
|Complete development of Mars terraformation.  Best series on the subject, solid factual base.
 
 
|-
 
|-
|We can remember it for you wholesale
+
|The Martians
 +
|Kim Stanley Robinson
 +
|1999
 +
|
 +
|
 
|
 
|
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|-
 +
|We Can Remember It For You Wholesale
 
|Phillip K. Dick
 
|Phillip K. Dick
 +
|1966
 +
|
 
|Inspiration for the Total Recall movies
 
|Inspiration for the Total Recall movies
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|
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|-
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|Warriors of Mars
 +
|Edward P. Bradbury
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|1965
 +
|Michael Kane #1
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|
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|
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|-
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|Blades of Mars
 +
|Edward P. Bradbury
 +
|1965
 +
|Michael Kane #2
 +
|
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|
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|-
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|Barbarians of Mars
 +
|Edward P. Bradbury
 +
|1966
 +
|Michael Kane #3
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|
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|
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|-
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|The Sands of Mars
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|Arthur C. Clarke
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|1951
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|
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|
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|
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|-
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|The Road to Mars
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|Eric Idle
 +
|1999
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|
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|
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|
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|-
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|Podkayne of Mars
 +
|Robert A. Heinlein
 +
|1963
 +
|
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|
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|
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|-
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|First Landing
 +
|Robert Zubrin
 +
|2001
 +
|
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|
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|
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|-
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|The Mars Run
 +
|Chris Gerrib
 +
|2006
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|
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|
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|
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|-
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|Red Dust
 +
|Paul J. McAuley
 +
|1993
 +
|
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|
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|
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|-
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|The Greening of Mars
 +
|James Lovelock and Michael Allaby
 +
|1984
 +
|
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|
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|
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|-
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|The Stone Canal
 +
|Ken Macleod
 +
|2001
 +
|The Fall Revolution #2
 +
|
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|
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|-
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|Man Plus
 +
|Frederik Pohl
 +
|1976
 +
|
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|
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|
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|-
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|Red Planet Blues
 +
|Robert J. Sawyer
 +
|2013
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|
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|
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|
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|-
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|Red Thunder
 +
|Jon Varley
 +
|2003
 +
|Thunder and Lightning #1
 +
|
 +
|
 +
|-
 +
|Red Lightning
 +
|Jon Varley
 +
|2006
 +
|Thunder and Lightning #2
 +
|
 +
|
 +
|-
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|Rolling Thunder
 +
|Jon Varley
 +
|2008
 +
|Thunder and Lightning #3
 +
|
 +
|
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|-
 +
|Dark Lightning
 +
|Jon Varley
 +
|2014
 +
|Thunder and Lightning #4
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Revision as of 02:36, 15 August 2019

Title Author Year Series and number Summary Settlement information
A Princess of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1912 Martian Tales #1 A series of 10 novels with the main Character, John Carter and his adventures on Mars, or Barsoom in the local language. Historical interest
The Gods of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1913 Martian Tales #2
The Warlord of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1913 Martian Tales #3
Thuvia, Maid of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1916 Martian Tales #4
The Chessmen of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1922 Martian Tales #5
The Master Mind of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1927 Martian Tales #6
A Fighting Man of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1930 Martian Tales #7
Swords of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1934 Martian Tales #8
Synthetic Men of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1938 Martian Tales #9
Llana of Gathol Edgar Rice Burroughs 1941 Martian Tales #10
John Carter of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs 1941 Martian Tales #11
White Mars Brian Aldiss with Roger Penrose 1999
The Martian Race Gregory Benford 2000
Moving Mars Greg Bear 1994
Welcome to Mars James Blish 1967
Mars Ben Bova 1992
The Martian Chronicles Ray Bradbury 1950 Famous group of short stories set on Mars, exploration of an ancient civilisation. Historical interest
The Martian Andrew Weir 2012 Good description of an early Martian exploration base. Famous use of potatoes.
Red Mars Kim Stanley Robinson 1992 Complete development of Mars terraformation. Best series on the subject, solid factual base.
Green Mars Kim Stanley Robinson 1992
Blue Mars Kim Stanley Robinson 1996
The Martians Kim Stanley Robinson 1999
We Can Remember It For You Wholesale Phillip K. Dick 1966 Inspiration for the Total Recall movies
Warriors of Mars Edward P. Bradbury 1965 Michael Kane #1
Blades of Mars Edward P. Bradbury 1965 Michael Kane #2
Barbarians of Mars Edward P. Bradbury 1966 Michael Kane #3
The Sands of Mars Arthur C. Clarke 1951
The Road to Mars Eric Idle 1999
Podkayne of Mars Robert A. Heinlein 1963
First Landing Robert Zubrin 2001
The Mars Run Chris Gerrib 2006
Red Dust Paul J. McAuley 1993
The Greening of Mars James Lovelock and Michael Allaby 1984
The Stone Canal Ken Macleod 2001 The Fall Revolution #2
Man Plus Frederik Pohl 1976
Red Planet Blues Robert J. Sawyer 2013
Red Thunder Jon Varley 2003 Thunder and Lightning #1
Red Lightning Jon Varley 2006 Thunder and Lightning #2
Rolling Thunder Jon Varley 2008 Thunder and Lightning #3
Dark Lightning Jon Varley 2014 Thunder and Lightning #4