The fountains of Paradise
This Hugo and Nebula Award-winning novel is reissued in this trade paperback edition. Vannemar Morgan's dream of linking Earth with the stars requires a 24,000-mile-high space elevator. But first he must solve a million technical, political, and economic problems while allaying the wrath of God. Includes a new introduction by the author.
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Review: The Fountains of ParadiseUser Review - Apatt - Goodreads
"There's a lady who's sure all that glitters is gold And she's buying a stairway to heaven" Hmm... not an entirely appropriate Led Zep reference I suppose but I got to start the review somewhere, and ... Read full review
Review: The Fountains of ParadiseUser Review - Ethan - Goodreads
This is a little engineering-heavy for my tastes and not nearly as cosmic as most of Clarke's other work, but I did love the idea of Taprobone, which is a sort of re-imagined Sri Lanka (even though ... Read full review