Ringworld

Author: Larry Niven
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General Fields

  • : $22.99(AUD)
  • : 9780575077027
  • : Orion Publishing Group, Limited
  • : Gollancz
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  • : June 2005
  • : 196mm X 127mm X 20mm
  • : 22.99
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  • : books

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  • : Larry Niven
  • : S. F. Masterworks Ser.
  • : Paperback
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  • : 288
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Barcode 9780575077027
9780575077027

Description

For use in schools and libraries only. A two-headed creature and a large, red-furred carnivore are among the members of a party that arrives to explore a mysterious world created in the shape of a ring.

Promotion info

?The most energetic future history ever written? The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction

Awards

Winner of SFWA Nebula Award Novel Category 1971.

Author description

Larry Niven was born in California in 1938 and studied mathematics at Washburn University, Kansas. His first published science-fiction story was ?The Coldest Place? in 1964 and he immediately established himself as a significant figure in the science-fiction world, winning four Hugos for short fiction. Ringworld is the most important novel in his future history, Tales of Known Space sequence. He has also collaborated, most notably with Jerry Pournelle on The Mote in God?s Eye, Oath of Fealty, Inferno, Lucifer?s Hammer and Footfall.