Martin Auer: The Strange War, Stories for Peace Education


Man Against Man

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Translated by Kim Martin Metzger

Reviewed by Martin Auer

The Dreamer
The Blue Boy
Planet of the Carrots
Fear Again
The Strange People from Planet Hortus
When the Soldiers Came
Two Fighters
Man Against Man
The Great War on Mars
The Sun and the Moon
The Slave
The Farmers who Were Good at Numbers
The Strange War
Star Snake
Traffic Jam
At Your Own Doorstep
The Two Prisoners
The Bewitched Islands
In the War
The Story of a Good King
Report to the United Solar Systems' Council
Open Words
The Bomb
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One day when they made Mr. Balaban a recruit, the drill sergeant announced, "All right, today we’re going to practice man to man fighting. That’ll be very important for you when the balloon goes up!"

"Ah," Mr. Balaban replied, "if it really comes to man to man fighting when the balloon goes up – could you then show me my man? Maybe he and I can patch things up!"


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