The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
It is a tale of revolution, of the rebellion of a former penal colony on the Moon against its masters on the Earth. It is a tale of a culture whose family structures are based on the presence of two men for every woman, leading to novel forms of marriage and family. It is the story of the disparate people - a computer technician, a vigorous young female agitator, and an elderly academic - who become the movement's leaders. And it is the story of Mike, the supercomputer whose sentience is known only to the revolt's inner circle, who for reasons of his own is committed to the revolution's ultimate success.
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Review: The Moon is a Harsh MistressUser Review - Dan - Goodreads
This is my second Heinlein and I'm becoming a fan. It's surprisingly thought provoking, with one fan triggering considerations of how governments can and should work and another triggering thoughts on ... Read full review
Review: The Moon is a Harsh MistressUser Review - Dániel Darabos - Goodreads
A great complement to The Machinery of Freedom: Guide to a Radical Capitalism that I had recently read and that recommended The Moon is a Harsh Mistress. It meditates on much the same political ... Read full review