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Size matters

darrenhf writes about Ringworld

Larry Niven

1970

Book: Ringworld.
Author: Larry Niven

Encapsulated. Would you recommend this? why?

For adventure on a scale that could never be called small, this is your stuff.

Time and Space: When and where I first encountered it

No idea

Recollection and revelations

This is just a great story, but it did get me thinking about engineering on that kind of scale and set me on a path that ultimately led me elsewhere.

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Highly recommended


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