Ringworld Engineers

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Ballantine Books, Jun 12, 1984 - 355 pages
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Better plot and pacing than the original. - Goodreads
Nice ending, but painfully slow getting there. - Goodreads
The explanations were more comprehensive. - Goodreads
I felt the ending had a twist and I enjoyed it. - Goodreads
But the writing is just writing, nothing special. - Goodreads
The ending also seems a big od - Goodreads

Review: The Ringworld Engineers (Ringworld #2)

User Review  - Blake Etheridge - Goodreads

This book wasn't terrible, but it certainly isn't for everyone. Very heavy on the technology. There were some really interesting moments, but a lot of it was kind of blah... Read full review

Review: The Ringworld Engineers (Ringworld #2)

User Review  - Jon Cronshaw - Goodreads

Formulaic scifi adventure. Very dull, adds nothing to the first novel. 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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About the author (1984)

Larry Niven received his B.A. in mathematics in 1962. During his first year of writing, all he received were rejection slips, but 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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