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A collection of short stories, essays, and novellas along with the author"s remarks, comments, and afterthoughts about each piece.

StatementLarry Niven
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3564.I9 N18 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 529 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24776195M
ISBN 100312850891
ISBN 139780312850890
LC Control Number90038898
OCLC/WorldCa21759579

N-Space is an anthology, and not just of short stories, as many such books usually are. In addition to a variety of short stories, there are excerpts from novels, outlines, anecdotes, and what I will call organized brainstorming. As such, there is some good and some bad here, /5.

N-Space contains, very simply, the best SF of his career--marvelous fiction, a wealth of anecdotes and gossip, plus Niven's own special brand of wit and excitement.

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N-space book includes: *Excerpts from some of Niven's most loved novels, including The World of Ptavvs, a Gift /5(15). It is not a story, but a set of notes for a book that was never written. Fueled by late-night discussions with fellow authors and friends, Niven outlines how almost everything in his Known Space stories could be deception and illusion.

Whole species are not who they seem and N-space book important events never really happened. Its scope is s: N-Space: The Tale of the Jinni and the Sisters - Larry Niven N-Space: Madness Has Its Place - Larry Niven N-Space: The Kiteman - Larry Niven She puffs on Pluto. 3 out of 5 Overcee project farm people find.

3 out of 5 Demon summoming time limit Atom solution. out of 5 Murder maybe multiverse/5(16). N-Space book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Far in the future, the merchant ships of the Space Trading Commission fleet travel 5/5.

N-Space contains, very simply, the best SF of his career--marvelous fiction, a wealth of anecdotes and gossip, plus Niven's own special brand of wit and excitement.

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N-Space includes: *Excerpts from some of Niven's most loved novels, including The World of Ptavvs, a Gift. About this Item: Walker & Company, Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. First Edition.

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Thirty-something stories in nearly seven hundred pages, including a bibliography about and by Larry Niven - N-Space is one of my favourite : N-Space is a collection of short stories by American science fiction author Larry Niven released in Some of the stories are set in Niven's Known Space universe.

Also included are various essays, articles and anecdotes by Niven and others, excerpts from some of. The Baltimore Sun and Kirkus Reviews have both dubbed Niven "the premier writer of hard SF," and Gregory Benford has hailed him as "the paradigm of SF personality of the last several decades." Now Larry Niven presents us with his undisputed masterwork.

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For starters, the book is an excellent excuse for rereading such classic stories as ""Inconstant Moon"" and ""The Fourth Profession."" On the other hand, the excerpts from novels are probably of most value to those just discovering Niven's work, although the author's notes on them are informative and often entertaining in their own right.

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's editors present a reading list for space and sci-fi lovers, as well as children who are interested in astronomy and spaceflight. There are plenty of great books. Stanley in Space is one of the last books in the series and was published the year Jeff Brown died ().

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*Later edit: The Subterranean Press volume, The Best of Larry Niven () is a bigger book ( pages), published after this review was written, and concentrates on the fiction. It is also a great read. N-Space by Larry Niven. Published by TOR, ISBN: pages.

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