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  • John Carter in 'A Princess of Mars': Barsoom Series, Book 1 | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    John Carter in 'A Princess of Mars': Barsoom Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
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    Civil War veteran John Carter is transported to a dying planet, where he must elude capture by giant green barbarians to rescue a Martian princess from certain doom. In this landmark of science fiction, the myths and mystery of the red planet supply a vibrant backdrop for a swashbuckling epic.

    Robert L. Hicks says: "Princess of Mars, Swords & Planets HIGH Adventure!"
  • A Princess of Mars | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Bob Thomley
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    A Princess of Mars is the first book in Edgar Rice Burroughs' Barsoom series. Full of swordplay and daring feats, it remains the best example of 20th century pulp science fiction.

    Lyette says: "REALLY GOOD FOR A $2 BOOK"
  • A Princess of Mars (The Barsoom Series 1) | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars (The Barsoom Series 1)

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Mark Nelson
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    "A Princess of Mars" (1912) is a science fantasy novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs, the first of his Barsoom series. Full of swordplay and daring feats, the novel is considered a classic example of 20th century pulp fiction. It is also a seminal instance of the planetary romance, a sub-genre of science fantasy that became highly popular in the decades following its publication. Its early chapters also contain elements of the Western. The story is set on Mars, imagined as a dying planet with a harsh desert environment.

  • The John Carter Trilogy of Edgar Rice Burroughs: A Princess of Mars; The Gods of Mars; A Warlord of Mars | Finn J.D. John,Edgar Rice Burroughs

    The John Carter Trilogy of Edgar Rice Burroughs: A Princess of Mars; The Gods of Mars; A Warlord of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (19 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By Finn J.D. John, Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Finn J.D. John
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    The first of these novels, A Princess of Mars, was Burroughs' first book, and he wrote the next two novels in quick succession. Together they tell the story of John Carter of Mars - how he came to Mars, met the love of his life, and quickly found himself occupied full-time defending her and saving his adopted planet from interplanetary evildoers.

    Robert says: "Great Story, Well Told, Excellent Commentary"
  • A Princess of Mars | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By William Dufris
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    “The green warrior decided to close in and end the battle; just as he rushed me, a blinding light struck full in my eyes, so that I could not see Zad’s approach and could only leap blindly to one side to avoid his mighty blade...." Suddenly projected to Mars, John Carter finds himself the captive of the savage green men of Thark. With him is the lovely Dejah Thoris, Princess of Helium. And between them and rescue lay a thousand miles of deadly enemies and unknown dangers.

    Jim "The Impatient" says: "Wish Upon a Star"
  • A Princess of Mars | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By B. J. Harrison
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    This novel was first published episodically in 1912, a year before Burroughs released Tarzan of the Apes, which would catapult him to international fame. This novel helped to define an emerging genre: science fiction.

    M4D_SC13NT1ST says: "Classic, but lacking detail"
  • Kidnapped: The Taming of the Princess Bitch | Alexander Kelly

    Kidnapped: The Taming of the Princess Bitch

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    • By Alexander Kelly
    • Narrated By Natalie Bernadette
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    Snatched off the street by heavy-handed thugs, the panicked Paige is bound, gagged and whisked into the back of a van. Despite her determined efforts to free herself, she moves from van, to concrete floor, to limousine, to a ghastly coffin especially fitted for the transport of a human slave. Arriving at her ultimate destination - a scary barbed-wire compound - Paige discovers that her boyfriend Robert has sold her into slavery.

    Monique says: "Erotic!!!!"
  • A Princess of Mars | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Macleod Andrews
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    A Princess of Mars was the first book by Edgar Rice Burroughs to feature the character John Carter. It led to an 11-book series featuring his adventures and became the basis for the 2012 movie. Carter is a war-weary former military captain during the Civil War who is inexplicably transported to Mars. He quickly (and reluctantly) becomes embroiled in a conflict of epic proportions among the inhabitants of the planet.

  • A Princess of Mars: Barsoom Series, Book 1 | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars: Barsoom Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Alastair Cameron
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    The classic science-fiction fantasy novel A Princess of Mars, written by Edgar Rice Burroughs is the first in the series that takes place on the planet Mars also called Barsoom. Mars is seen as a hot, dry planet that houses many kinds of alien races including the green Tharks and the Red Martians. John Carter, a former Civil War soldier, is mysteriously teleported to Barsoom when he explores an ancient cave in Arizona.

    silentstep says: "Slow but ...."
  • A Princess of Mars (Barsoom 1) | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars (Barsoom 1)

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Arthur Vincet
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    John Carter, an American Civil War veteran, goes prospecting in Arizona and, when set upon by Indians, is mysteriously transported to Mars, called "Barsoom" by its inhabitants. Carter finds that he has great strength on this planet, due to its lesser gravity. Carter soon falls in among the Tharks, a nomadic tribe of the planet's warlike, four-armed, green inhabitants.

  • A Princess of Mars: Mars Series #1 | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars: Mars Series #1

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Peter Delloro
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    A Princess of Mars is the first novel in Edgar Rice Burroughs's famous "Barsoom" science fiction series. John Carter, a Confederate American Civil War veteran is mysteriously transported to Mars, called "Barsoom" by its inhabitants. Carter finds that he has great strength on this planet, due to its lesser gravity. Carter soon falls in among the Tharks, a nomadic tribe of the planet's warlike, four-armed, green inhabitants.

    Fran Pearson says: "Poor narration spoils the story"
  • A Princess of Mars | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Brian Holsopple
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    In this landmark novel written by the creator of Tarzan, a Civil War veteran is transported to the red planet, where he must elude giant green barbarians to rescue a princess. The first of Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous Barsoom series , it is a brilliant combination of fantasy, adventure, and science fiction.

    Skeph says: "The better of "Princess of Mars" audios"
  • A Princess of Mars: Mars Series #1 | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars: Mars Series #1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 46 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Jack Sondericker
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    A young Arizona prospector, chased by Indians, takes refuge in a mysterious cave. A strange gas paralyzes him. His spirit leaves his body and travels to Mars where he becomes a warrior.

    Carol says: "A Classic of Action Fantasy"
  • A Princess of Mars | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By John Bolen
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    Ex-confederate army captain John Carter finds himself unwittingly transported to Mars, while fleeing Apache Indians. This new world is populated by a race of monstrous Martians, whose culture is based on the ability to fight for their race. John must fight for survival on this hostile planet...This is the first in Burroughs' 11-volume Mars series, a blend of sci-fi and romantic adventure.

    Derek says: "A princess of a story"
  • A Princess of Mars | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Jim Killavey
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    John Carter, an American Civil War veteran, goes prospecting in Arizona and, when set upon by Indians, is mysteriously transported to Mars, called "Barsoom" by its inhabitants. Carter finds that he has demigod-like strength on this planet, due to its lesser gravity. He is soon captured by "Tharks", the planet's warlike, four-armed, green inhabitants, and his incredible adventures begin.

    Glenn says: "Well done"
  • A Princess of Mars | Edgar Rice Burroughs

    A Princess of Mars

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Narrated By Felbrigg Napoleon Herriot
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    FNH audio presents an unabridged reading of A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs. When John Carter wakes up, he finds himself mysteriously transported to the planet Mars, where the people are constantly at war. In the lower gravity of the red world, John discovers his Earth strength makes him almost superhuman, able to leap huge distances and kill with a single punch.

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