The Green Hills of Earth and The Menace from Earth

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This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any resemblance to real people or incidents is purely coincidental.

First printing, March 2010

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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Heinlein, Robert A. (Robert Anson), 1907-1988.
  The green hills of earth ; &, The menace from earth / by Robert A. Heinlein.
       p. cm.
  "A Baen Books original"—T.p. verso.
  ISBN 978-1-4391-3341-5 (trade pbk.)
  I. Title. II. Title: The green hills of earth ; &, The menace from earth. III. Title: The green hills of earth ; and, The menace from earth. IV. Title: Menace from earth.
  PS3515.E288G69 2010

Printed in the United States of America

ISBN-13: 978-1-4391-3341-5
ISBN-10: 1-4391-3341-7

The Green Hills of Earth © 1951 by Robert A. Heinlein; The Menace from Earth copyright © 1959 by Robert A. Heinlein. Copyright ©2003 by the Robert A. and Virginia Heinlein Prize Trust. Introduction copyright © 2010 by William A. Patterson; Afterword copyright © 2010 by Robert Buettner.

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The phrase The Green Hills of Earth
derives from a story by C. L. Moore
(Mrs. Henry Kuttner), and is used here
by her gracious permission
R. A. H.