Here’s a vintage 1954 Murray Leinster novel that’ll make for some perfect summer listening (sorry folks on the bottom hemisphere of Earth, you’ll have to wait). Now if that’s not enough you may be interested to know that Operation: Outer Space is actually the third public domain Murray Leinster novel narrated by Mark Douglas Nelson! Check out our extensive AUTHOR PAGE for MURRAY LEINSTER to get the other two novels – and there’s lots more Leinster listening there too.
Operation: Outer Space
By Murray Leinster; Read by Mark Douglas Nelson
10 Zipped MP3 Files or Podcast – Approx. 6 Hours 48 Minutes [UNABRIDGED]
Published: June 25, 2011
Jed Cochrane is about to take off on man’s first interstellar voyage. His mission: Make sure it’s good television!
Podcast feed: http://librivox.org/rss/5252
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Here’s the cover of the 1957 Signet paperback edition:
And here’s the UK hardcover edition, by Grayson & Grayson, also published in 1957:
Here’s Groff Conklin’s review of Operation: Outer Space from Galaxy Magazine’s March 1955 issue:
[Thanks also to Betty M. and Barry Eads ]
Posted by Jesse Willis