Out of the Silent Planet
  • Release Date : 11 March 2003
  • Publisher : Scribner
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 160 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 0743234901
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Download or read book entitled Out of the Silent Planet by author: C.S. Lewis which was release on 11 March 2003 and published by Scribner with total page 160 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The first book in C. S. Lewis's acclaimed Space Trilogy, which continues with Perelandra and That Hideous Strength, Out of the Silent Planet begins the adventures of the remarkable Dr. Ransom. Here, that estimable man is abducted by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice and taken via spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra. The two men are in need of a human sacrifice, and Dr. Ransom would seem to fit the bill. Once on the planet, however, Ransom eludes his captors, risking his life and his chances of returning to Earth, becoming a stranger in a land that is enchanting in its difference from Earth and instructive in its similarity. First published in 1943, Out of the Silent Planet remains a mysterious and suspenseful tour de force.