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OMNILINGUAL

ByH. BEAM PIPERIllustrated by Kelly Freas

Omnilingual is a science fiction short story written by H. Beam Piper. It made its first appearance in the Feburary 1957 issue of Astounding Science Fiction and has been reprinted in a number of anthologies. They are: • Prologue to Analog • Analog Anthology • Great Science Fiction Stories About Mars • Apeman, Spaceman • Mars, We Love You • Where Do We Go from Here? • The Days After Tomorrow • Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow... • Science Fiction Novellas • Federation (1981, Ace) • The Great SF Stories: 19 • The World Turned Upside Down Synopsis: An expedition to Mars discovers the remains of an advanced civilization, which died out many thousands of years ago. They recovered books and documents left behind, and are puzzled by their contents. The team eventually finds their "Rosetta Stone": the language of science and mathematics.

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Publication Date
Sep 30, 2011
Language
English
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): H. BEAM PIPER, By (author): Illustrated by Kelly Freas

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