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Title: Pariah Planet Title Record # 60646
Author: Murray Leinster
Date: 1961-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novella
Series: Med Service
Language: English
Note: 34,041 words per Project Gutenberg transcription. "This World Is Taboo" is a lightly edited version of this story with some additional explanatory sentences scattered in which add 1,891 words.
Synopsis: A terrible blue plague has struck on the planet of Dara, sending fear out across all of the nearby worlds in the region. Fear quickly leads to hate which threatens the peace of the universe and the lives of millions of innocent beings. A Medical ship commanded by Calhoun heads into the danger area... and soon finds himself in greater danger than he thought possible... ...and part of that trouble comes in the shape of beautiful, gun-toting space stowaway named Maril...
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Year Title
196135,932 words per Project Gutenberg transcription. This story is a lightly edited version of "Pariah Planet" with some additional explanatory sentences scattered in which add 1,891 words.
This World Is Taboo
Year Language Title
1962Translated by Fernando M. SesÚn (credited as F. SesÚn)
Spanish Mundo prohibido
1962Translated by Horst Mayer.
German Der Weltraumarzt und die Seuche von Dara
1969Translated by Eurico da Fonseca.
Portuguese Planeta proibido
1978Translated by Roberta Rambelli
Italian Il mondo proibito

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Honorable Mentions (as This World Is Taboo) 1962 Hugo Best Novel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
This World Is Taboo 1961-00-00 Murray Leinster Ace Books D-525
$0.35?$: US dollar
127
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
chap Ed Valigursky Checkmark
Amazing Stories, July 1961 1961-07-00 ed. Cele Goldsmith Ziff-Davis Publishing Company  
$0.35?$: US dollar
148
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Albert Nuetzell Checkmark
Mundo prohibido 1962-00-00 Murray Leinster Cenit 38   224
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
chap  
Der Weltraumarzt und die Seuche von Dara 1962-03-16 Murray Leinster Moewig (Terra Sonderband #52) TSB52
DM 1.00?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
96
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
chap Karl Stephan Checkmark
Planeta proibido 1969-00-00 Murray Leinster Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #143)   P$15.00 147
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
chap Lima de Freitas  
Il mondo proibito 1978-12-00 Murray Leinster Libra Editrice (Saturno. Collana di fantascienza #13) 13
Lit 2,000?Lit: Italian lira
146
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap Allison  
The Med Series 1983-05-00 Murray Leinster Ace Science Fiction Books 0-441-52360-9
$2.95?$: US dollar
380
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll James Warhola Checkmark
Med Ship 2002-08-00 Murray Leinster Baen 0-7434-3555-9
$7.99?$: US dollar
634
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Med Ship 2003-10-00 Murray Leinster Baen / SFBC 0-7394-3755-0 / 58792
$10.99?$: US dollar
634
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Med Ship 2004-01-19 Murray Leinster Baen (Baen Free Library) 0-7434-3555-9
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Bob Eggleton  
This World Is Taboo 2006-04-14 Murray Leinster Project Gutenberg 18172
$0.00?$: US dollar
127
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap Checkmark
This World Is Taboo 2006-07-01 Murray Leinster Aegypan 1-59818-900-X
$22.95?$: US dollar
120
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap  
This World Is Taboo 2007-02-05 Murray Leinster Wildside Press 1-55742-901-4
$12.95?$: US dollar
102
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
chap  
The 1634: The Baltic War Disk 2007-05-00 uncredited Baen (Baen CD-ROM Library #13)  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
other?The publication format is non-standard. The details are usually provided publication notes.
omni Checkmark
The 1634: The Baltic War Disk 2007-05-00 uncredited Baen (Baen CD-ROM Library #13)  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
other?The publication format is non-standard. The details are usually provided publication notes.
omni Checkmark
This World Is Taboo 2007-11-00 Murray Leinster IndyPublish 1-4353-7208-5
$62.99?$: US dollar
120
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap  
Pariah Planet 2009-07-18 Murray Leinster Project Gutenberg 29448    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
This World Is Taboo 2010-06-17 Murray Leinster LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
chap  
The 1635: The Eastern Front Disk 2010-10-00 uncredited Baen (Baen CD-ROM Library #23)  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
other?The publication format is non-standard. The details are usually provided publication notes.
omni Checkmark
Tyrants of Time / Pariah Planet 2012-01-04 ed. uncredited Armchair Fiction (Armchair Sci-Fi & Horror Double Novels #50) 978-1-61287-072-4 / D-50
$12.95?$: US dollar
208
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth W. E. Terry  
The Murray Leinster Megapack 2012-03-05 Murray Leinster Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4344-4922-1    
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni Ancello  
Pariah Planet 2012-09-23 Murray Leinster LibriVox  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
chap  
Pariah Planet 2012-10-14 Murray Leinster LibriVox  
$0.00?$: US dollar
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
chap  
Pariah Planet 2013-07-01 Murray Leinster Spastic Cat Press 978-1-4837-0234-6
$8.99?$: US dollar
102
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
chap  
This World Is Taboo 2013-07-01 Murray Leinster Spastic Cat Press 978-1-4837-0243-8
$8.99?$: US dollar
104
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
chap Ed Valigursky  
Med Ship 2013-12-09 Murray Leinster Baen 978-1-61824-343-0
$6.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Bob Eggleton  
The Genius Beasts / This World Is Taboo 2014-05-18 ed. Murray Leinster, Frederik Pohl Armchair Fiction (Armchair Sci-Fi & Horror Double Novels #121) 978-1-61287-203-2 / D-121
$12.95?$: US dollar
216
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Milton Luros Checkmark
Pariah Planet 2015-02-19 Murray Leinster Sci-Fi Publishing 978-1-78543-156-2
$3.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
The First Murray Leinster Megapack « 2015-11-12 Murray Leinster Wildside Press (Megapack) 978-1-4794-0771-2
$0.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
omni Ancello  
Murray Leinster Collection: Volume 2 2017-02-28 Murray Leinster Eternal Sun Books 978-1-5441-8127-1
$19.99?$: US dollar
543
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni Checkmark
The Med Series 2019-08-20 Murray Leinster Gateway / Orion 978-1-4732-2732-3
$2.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
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