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"Are there intelligent civilizations in this universe other than ours?" One day I had a conversation with Vlad, and this is our story.
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    NEW TRACK

    An mp3 of the track "Vlad the Astrophysicist", updated and re-voiced by Peter Mulvey

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    JUST THE BOOK

    A hardcover copy of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both Peter Nevins, the illustrator, and Peter Mulvey, the writer. Includes an mp3 of the text of the book, spoken over music composed by Peter Mulvey

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    BOOK + CD + NEW TRACK

    One copy of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both Peter Mulvey and Peter Nevins, plus a copy of the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus an mp3 of the re-voiced "Vlad the Astrophysicist".

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    BOOK + POSTER

    A copy of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus a 12" x 18" poster of one of the artworks by Peter Nevins.

    You will be asked which poster you want after the Kickstarter closes.

    Artwork Choices:
    Beer
    Globe
    Looking Up
    Plane
    Vlad
    Window

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    2 BOOKS + TRACK

    Two copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist" plus an mp3 of the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    2 BOOKS + CD + NEW TRACK

    Two copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus a copy of the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    3 BOOKS + TRACK

    Three copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist" plus an mp3 of the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    3 BOOKS + CD + NEW TRACK

    Three copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus a copy of the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    2 BOOKS + CD + T-SHIRT + NEW TRACK

    Two copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus a copy of the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus a T-shirt with Vlad making the "pssst" gesture, plus the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    4 BOOKS + CD + NEW TRACK

    Four copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus a copy of the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    5 BOOKS + CD + NEW TRACK

    Five copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus a copy of the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    2 BOOKS + CD + NIECE PRINT + NEW TRACK

    Two copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus a framing quality one-color print of the "Niece" illustration (you can see it in the "Story" section of this Kickstarter) made from the original linocut, plus an mp3 of the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    2 BOOKS + CD + GLOBE PRINT + NEW TRACK

    Two copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus a framing quality two-color print of the "Globe" illustration (you can see it in the "Story" section of this Kickstarter) made from the original linocut, plus an mp3 of the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    2 COPIES + DECEMBER PRINT + TRACK

    Two copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus a framing quality two-color print of the "Fourth of December" illustration (you can see it in the "Story" section of this Kickstarter) made from the original linocut, plus an mp3 of the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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    GIFT A CLASSROOM 30 COPIES

    For those of you that are teachers, know a teacher, or know a classroom that you think would appreciate this book, here it is: thirty copies, priced just above cost. And yes, both artists will sign all thirty copies. Also includes 3 copies of the CD, a T-shirt for the teacher, a framing quality print of your choice, the new track, and a hand-written thank you note, to you and to the class, from Mr. Mulvey.

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    2 BOOKS + CD + WINDOW PRINT + NEW TRACK

    Two copies of "Vlad the Astrophysicist", signed by both artists, plus the CD "Letters from a Flying Machine", plus a framing quality two-color print of the "Window" illustration (you can see it in the "Story" section of this Kickstarter) made from the original linocut, plus an mp3 of the re-voiced "Vlad" track.

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