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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - unclebob53703 - LibraryThing
One of his better stories, about the building of an elevator into space. Great characters, great historical resonance, and it gets better as it picks up steam. Everything just works. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - texascheeseman - LibraryThing
The Fountains of Paradise Author: Arthur C. Clarke Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Published In: New York City / London Date: 1978/1979 Pgs: #261 REVIEW MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS Summary: Dr. Vannevar ... Read full review