Oath of Fealty

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Pocket Books, 1982 - Fiction - 324 pages
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The consortium executives of a four-square-mile, self-contained community inside the city of Los Angeles exercise full power when a prank sabotage raid reveals their secret defense system

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User Review  - Ben - Goodreads

Love the other comments on here - stirring up the PC Hornet's nest. I read this book and liked it. Now I was skeptical the thing would work that good in RL. IMO a corporation by definition exists: 1 ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

Not my favorite work by Niven, but an interesting juxtaposition of society. Read full review

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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.

Jerry Pournelle (right), a past winner of the John W. Campbell Award, has collaborated with Niven on numerous bestsellers. He has also written such successful solo novels as "Janissaries" and "Starswarm". He lives in Studio City, California.
Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle were the joint winners of the 2005 Robert A. Heinlein Award.

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