The legacy of Heorot

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Simon and Schuster, 1987 - Fiction - 367 pages
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Bestselling science-fiction superstars Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle combine their talents with those of rising young author Steven Barnes in an extraordinary adventure of humankind's first outpost in the farthest reaches of space. 5 maps.

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Review: The Legacy of Heorot (Heorot #1)

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Excellent colony novel by a trio of masters. Niven and Pornelle are well known for their worldbuilding in The Mote in God's Eye. The duo is joined by Steven Barnes, a relative unknown at the time, who ... Read full review

Review: The Legacy of Heorot (Heorot #1)

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This book would have been a thousand times better if it was a ~100-page novella. There are some really neat and interesting ideas here, but they're completely overshadowed by the flat characters and the thin plot. I had to struggle through it. Read full review

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