The Ringworld engineers

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Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1980 - Fiction - 357 pages
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Sequel to: Ringworld. Twenty years after discovering Ringworld, Louis Wu returns, the captive of a non-human race. To survive on the planet, which is no longer stable, he must locate the control center of the engineers who built the planet.

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More great stuff from Larry Niven. Read it. Read full review

Review: The Ringworld Engineers (Ringworld #2)

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Gives us some answers to questions from the previous book, while adding more questions… But the new questions are not as interesting. The author's "kink" for interspecies sex gets more play, and is even more distracting and inappropriate. Read full review

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Contents

UNDER THE WIRE
3
PRESS GANG
13
GHOST AMONG THE CREW
25
Copyright

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Larry Niven received his B.A. in mathematics in 1962. His first novel, World of Ptavvs (1966), was a success and launched his career. Niven has won five Hugos and one Nebula award, testimony that his colleagues in the science fiction world respect his work. Perhaps Niven's most well-known creation is Ringworld, a distant planet that may be taken as a metaphor for Earth, as it was once great but has since fallen into decay.

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