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4 edition of Ringworld. found in the catalog.

Ringworld.

Larry Niven

Ringworld.

by Larry Niven

  • 186 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Science Fiction Book Club in Newton Abbot .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London, Victor Gollancz, 1970.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13814954M

The Ringworld throne came out in while in he released the ringworld’s children. These future releases were never ruled out either and went out to become big hits as well. Though not yet in a .   Pierson's puppeteers, three-leg two-head aliens find immense structure in unexplored part of the universe. Frightened of meeting the builders, they send a team of two humans, a puppeteer and .

About the Book. The ' (–), by science fiction author Larry Niven, is a part of his Known Space set of stories. Its backdrop is the Ringworld, a giant artifact million miles in circumference around /5(2). The idea of the ringworld by itself deserves 4 stars. It was after all. Everything else may have its flaws but the background is just very good. One suggestion: by reading the book I mistakenly /5().

So far the last book in the Known Space is Fate of Worlds, which is also the last book in the Ringworld and the Fleet of Worlds series. So far among the latest books by Larry Niven is a short story titled By . The first book in the Ringworld series and the 26th story in the Known Space series. Winner of the Hugo, Nebula, and Locus Awards. A new place is being built, a world of huge dimensions, encompassing .


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Ringworld was my first choice with the full intention of reading the entire series. I was not disappointed. Once again I was swept away to deep space riding along with old, familiar friends.

I quickly found /5(). Ringworld book. Read 3, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The artefact is a circular ribbon of matter six hundred million miles 4/5. The Ringworld series is a series of science fiction novels written by American author Larry is part of his Known Space set of stories.

Its backdrop is the Ringworld, a giant artifact million miles in Author: Larry Niven. The Ringworld series consists of four books: Ringworld, The Ringworld Engineers, The Ringworld Throne, and Ringworld’s children.

The first book was published inand the last did not appear. The technology in this particular book, Ringworld, is fascinating, a constructed ring around a Ringworld. book with a manufactured living space the size of many thousands of earths, with artificial night /5.

Free download or read online Ringworld pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Larry Niven. The book was published in multiple languages including 4/5. The Paperback of the Ringworld (Ringworld Series #1) by Larry Niven at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. in the eagerly awaited /5(63). This is a sub-series of Larry Niven's Known Space universe and eventually merges with the Fleet of Worlds series. Fate of Worlds is the fifth and final book in both the Ringworld series AND the fifth and Series Works: The Ringworld Throne, Ringworld's Children, Fate of Worlds, Ringworld, The Ringworld Engineers.

This book is fairly slow going but if I hadn't made notes I might have forgotten it. This book is about exploring the "Ringworld" yet of the 12 or so hours it takes four and a half to even reach the planet.

It. Ringworld (introduction to Larry's "Big Dumb Object") Ringworld Engineers (we discover the fate of the Puppeteers and the Ringworld). Crashlander (the backstory of Beowolf Shaeffer). Flatlander (the. Ringworld is a hard science fiction series that is part of the Known Space universe, created by American novelist Larry Niven.

The series involve big science, theoretical physics, detective fiction and. Ringworld is a science fiction novel by the award winning author Larry Niven.

I'm sure that I have already read this book once a long time ago - probably about ten to twelve years ago, and that Pages: This Study Guide consists of approximately 48 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Ringworld.

In Ringworld. The book will be especially rewarding for readers who, like me, have long wondered what the ringworld was like when it was originally built, governed by a coalition of Machiavellian and super 5/5(5). Welcome to Ringworld, an intermediate step between Dyson Spheres and planets.

Ninety-three million miles in radius - the equivalent of one Earth orbit or miles long - 1, meters thick, and much.

Truly, the Ringworld itself is the greatest and best character in this book, and everyone else (even Louis Wu) really is playing second fiddle to the main course- a structure so unimaginably 5/5(5). Ringworld by Larry Niven,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(K).

Ringworld's Children The Ringworld is a landmark engineering achievement, a flat band three million times the surface area of Earth, encircling a distant star. Home to trillions of inhabitants, not all of. A return voyage to the astonishing world of Larry Niven’s Ringworld, with even more remarkable adventures and surprises, and a solution to that tantalizing question left from the earlier /5(14).

“Ringworld” is hard sci-fi in that it’s raison d’être is the technical science of the Ringworld itself.

But the book also is a fantastic travelogue of alien worlds and characters, all interesting and /5(43). The original Ringworld novel is one of the most enjoyable and influential science fiction books ever written.

The book is like those little Russian nesting dolls, with each mystery unfolding only. I really enjoyed this book. While I agree that this is fine piece of science fiction literature, there were parts that were a little slow and the ending is abrupt.

But at its core, Ringworld is a real /5(9). Half Decent I read this book when it was published, and I liked it a lot.

This second reading, as an old guy, leads me to think that the Ringworld itself is a great idea, but the author is /5().