Here’s a short list of some books that may help you in learning more about the Mars Society, and Mars in general. It’s by no means exhaustive, just a starting point.

Dr Robert Zubrin


Dr Robert Zubrin

The Case for Mars

How to Live on Mars

Mars Direct

First Landing


Stephen Petranek

8kOEAwAAQBAJHow We’ll Live on Mars





Buzz Aldrin

wM0O-0uh9qUCMission to Mars (Aldrin and David)





Viorel Badescu

MarsMars: Prospective Energy and Material Resources

W. Henry Lambright


Andy Weir

The MartianThe Martian





Kim Stanley Robinson

Mars TriologyMars Trilogy, Red Mars, Green Mars, Blue Mars





Edgar Rice Burroughs

The Mars SeriesThe John Carter of Mars Series:
A Princess of Mars
The Gods of Mars
Warlord of Mars
Thuvia, Maid of Mars
The Chessmen of Mars