SCI-FI TOUR DE FORCE"
the third decade of the twenty-first century and humankind has finally
on Mars. Air Force Pilot Lt. Col. Harold T. Kane leads an expedition of
to the red planet, but, as Martian Legacy opens, he is upside down in a
rover trapped in a Martian crater, cursing himself for ruining this
"...AN INGENIOUS ROMP INTO THE
manages to right the rover and carry on with his
mission, and, eventually, he and his fellow crew member, Dr. Karen
Hansen, collect enough samples and return to Earth, but what exactly
have they brought back?
"SCIENCE FICTION SATISFACTION!!!"
and Karen leave behind two colleagues on Mars who continue the
explorations, seeking signs of extinct creatures, and, hopefully, an
civilization. In this
engaging story of the near future, a
contemporary doomsday scenario plays out with surprising results.
"YOU KNOW IT'S GOOD WHEN YOU FIND YOURSELF THINKING ABOUT THE BOOK WELL
AFTER YOU'VE FINISHED READING IT"
Fred Lane has been a science fiction fan and reader for many years. A
semi-retired physician and an amateur astronomer, he is happy to
return to his first loves which are writing and storytelling. He lives
in New York City and has three daughters, a son, and three