Questions tagged [the-martian-chronicles]

For the 1950 novel/short story fixup by the American author Ray Bradbury. Use with the [ray-bradbury] tag

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In The Martian Chronicles, why did everyone leave Mars when the war started?

I mean, one of the main reasons people wanted to leave Earth was because of the war. Then why did they go back to Earth when the war started? I understand that people cared for their families and ...
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Just finished the Martian Chronicles. “The Off Season” left me baffled

Sam Parkhill is obviously a character you love to hate, but I was left baffled when the Martians gave him land deeds to half of Mars, especially after he shot one of them. Why would they do that? ...