In the meantime the Terrestrian and Venerian governments were already preparing vigorously for further inroads.
Hanson was at the Visaphone on the Terrestrian Council’s wave length.
Several winged aircraft were parked in the open near each strip, and a single machine, similar in exterior design to the terrestrian lifeboat.
Well, to put it quickly, I think it was the Terrestrian Ambassador who somehow presented us with the most evidence.
In fact, I imported half a dozen Terrestrians five years back on agricultural laborer visas so they could oversee the robots. Now they can do wonders with the land, you know. Where they spit, corn grows fifteen feet high. Well, that helped a little. And using Terrestrian seed helped. But even if you grow Terrestrian grain, its seed won’t hold the next year.
It was already much too late for that, for the First Administrator had displayed many times the comprehension of his Terrestrian kind.
Dr. James Harwood Garner was the leader of this party of carefully chosen men, and in the name of the United States of America, he claimed the so-called dark half of the moon. Half a world! Millions, tens of millions of square miles of utterly barren surface, surface never seen by Terrestrian eyes, save when, five years before, Capt. Roger Wilson had circumnavigated the moon twice, landing for two brief days on the Earthward side, and had claimed that.
By this time Dusty figured that he might as well let Gant Nerley have it cold and hard. It would show Gant that the mighty Marandanian was no more distant from the lusty chimpanzee than the terrestrian.
The only extra-terrestrial among Max’s charges was a spider puppy from the terrestrian planet Hespera.
John W. Campbell, Jr., 'The Black Star Passes'
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