Cover of: Ringworld | Larry Niven

About the Book

The ' (1970–2004), by science fiction author Larry Niven, is a part of his Known Space set of stories. Its backdrop is the Ringworld, a giant artifact 600 million miles in circumference around a sun. The series is composed of four standalone science fiction novels, the original award-winning book and its three subsequent sequels:
1970: Ringworld
1980: The Ringworld Engineers
1996: The Ringworld Throne
2004: Ringworld's Children
The core series was developed with three side series of prequels set in the same Ringworld universe, and written in collaboration:
1988–2009: Man-Kzin Wars (by various edited by Niven)
2007–2010: Fleet of Worlds (by Niven and Edward M. Lerner)
2010-2011: Juggler of Worlds (by Niven and Edward M. Lerner)

First Sentence

In the nighttime heart of Beirut, in one of a row of general-address transfer booths, Louis Wu flicked into reality.

Edition Notes

Series Ringworld (1)

The Physical Object

Format School & Library Binding
Dimensions 6.7 x 4.3 x 0.8 inches
Weight 8.2 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library OL8102333M
ISBN 10 0785773789
ISBN 13 9780785773788
Library Thing 6899
Goodreads 493573

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