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 - electrascaife - LibraryThing
An Elon Musk type wants to build a bridge from Earth to a space station and faces all sorts of challenges to make it happen. Hm. I liked the story fine, when I could find it, but there's too much time ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - hopeevey - LibraryThing
It was a good read. The science, was, of course, excellent, as were the handful of main characters. But the plot kind of fell apart at the end, leaving the book to kind of just fizzle out, with a bit ... Read full review