The name by which Mars is known
by its natives in the science fiction novels of Edgar Rice Burroughs.
In 1912 Burroughs published a story entitled "Under the Moons of Mars" (printed
in book form in 1917 as A Princess of Mars) in which he referred
to the "hurtling moons of Barsoom" (i.e. Phobos
|The cover of Richard Lupoff's book about Edgar Rice
Burroughs and his Mars stories