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Ringworld (MP3 CD)

Ringworld By Larry Niven, Grover Gardner (Read by) Cover Image
By Larry Niven, Grover Gardner (Read by)
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This is book number 1 in the Ringworld series.

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The artifact is a vast circular ribbon of matter, some 180 million miles across, with a sun at its center. Pierson's puppeteers--strange, three-legged, two-headed aliens--discovered this "Ringworld" in a hitherto unexplored part of the galaxy. Curious about the immense structure, but frightened by the prospect of meeting the builders, they set about assembling a team to explore it: Louis Wu, human--old and bored with having lived too fully for too many years, seeking an adventure, and all too capable of handling it. Nessus, puppeteer--a trembling coward from a species with an inbuilt survival pattern of nonviolence. This particular puppeteer, however, is insane. Speaker-to-Animals, kzin--large, orange-furred, and carnivorous. The kzin are one of the most savage life-forms known. The party's expedition, however, goes disastrously wrong when their ship crash-lands and its motley crew faces a daunting trek across thousands of miles of Ringworld territory.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780786193219
ISBN-10: 0786193212
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Publication Date: April 1st, 2012
Language: English
Series: Ringworld