Tales of Known Space

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Mar 24,  · Tales of Known Space: The Universe of Larry Niven [Larry Niven] on jikishinkobudo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ranging from the 20th Century to the 31st, these interconnected stories trace Man's expansion and colonization throughout the galaxy Becalmed in hell Howie's spaceship had a malfunction but it might be only psychosomatic!/5(10).

Known Space is the fictional setting of about a dozen science fiction novels and several collections of short stories written by Larry jikishinkobudo.com has also become a shared universe in the spin-off Man-Kzin Wars anthologies. ISFDB catalogs all works set in the fictional universe that includes Known Space under the series name Tales of Known Space, which was the title of a collection of Niven Author: Larry Niven and others.

"Tales of Known Space" is a collection of 13 short stories set in Larry Niven's future history universe called Known Space. Currently, the Known Space series comprise about /5.

Oct 30,  · Tales of Known Space [Larry Niven] on jikishinkobudo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. 1st edition Ballantine paperback, g In stock shipped from our UK warehouse/5(8). Jan 01,  · Then, somehow, Niven manages to collect some stories which shine in the Known Universe (like Neutron Star).

Here in Tales of Known Space, Niven repeats his flagship work in Neutron Star. Compared to other of Niven's work, this is a 5-star book. Compared to other sci-fi /5(5). Tales of Known Space: The Universe of Larry Niven is a science fiction collection by Larry Niven, collecting thirteen short stories published between and (all in Niven's Known Space future history) along with several essays by Niven and a chronology.

Contents. Timeline for Known Space ( essay, Larry Niven) Introduction: My Universe and Welcome to It!Author: Larry Niven. Tales of the Known Space includes not only the four books in the Known Space series but also several other books in related series that are set in the same world.

These combine Ringworld, Fleet of Worlds, Man-Kzin, along with several short stories and standalone novels as well. The Known Space is an entire universe set across a thousand years in the future where humans live next to incredible. Notes: Also includes inside cover art by Bonnie Dalzell (inside front is a Kzinti; inside back is a Kzinti skeleton).

As I recall, Ballantine reprinted several of Niven's books with similar inside cover art in The front of the book also has a two-page spread showing the timeline of Known Space and an introduction by Larry Niven entitled "My Universe and Welcome to It!".

Larry Niven is a prolific American science fiction writer. His best known works are a collection of short stories and books informally referred to as "Tales of Known Space". The first book in Tales of Known Space book Known Space series is Ringworld, and it received Hugo, Locus, Ditmar, and Nebula awards.

Niven has also written fantasy novels, including the series 5/5(1). May 01,  · The Paperback of the Flatlander: The Collected Tales of Gil The Arm Hamilton (Known Space Series) by Larry Niven at Barnes & Noble.

The Collected Tales of Gil The Arm Hamilton (Known Space Series) 20 5 1. by Larry Niven. Paperback (Mass Market Paperback - Reissue) There is a huge hole in the center of the book, where pages 4/5.

Jan 31,  · Tales of Space and Time - audiobook H. WELLS ( - ) Five short Science Fiction stories. - Summary by Richard Kilmer Genre(s): Science Fiction Langu. This collection of stories, now out of print, is the prefect introduction to Larry Niven's "Known Space" tales.

The book has some of Niven's best short fiction, and along the way we learn about several important Known Space worlds and races. There isn't a single bad story in this book. Title: Tales of Known Space You are not logged in. If you create a free account and sign in, you will be able to customize what is displayed.

TKS = Timeline for Known Space, published in Tales of Known Space (). Game = Ringworld Role Playing Game by Chaosium. MKW # = The series of short stories under the series title The Man-Kzin Wars, followed by the volume that the story occurs in.

The above materials will be superseded should different information be published. Known Space is a volume of interstellar space explored by humans and their alien neighbors. Known Space is about 80 light years in diameter and contains Human Space.

Late in the series, this area is an irregularly shaped "bubble" about 60 light-years across. It is an area near the Earth which is. The latest Known Space novels, co-authored with Edward M. Lerner, are Fleet of Worlds, Juggler of Worlds and Destroyer of Worlds. Fleet is a welcome and enjoyable addition to the series.

While the book stands alone perfectly well, we do recommend you first read the Beowulf Shaeffer stories, including "The Borderland of Sol", and Ringworld, because the book contains spoilers for those stories.

Tales Of Known Space: The Universe Of Larry Niven () About book: Yep, more Niven, just because. It's alright, there's only one more I own that isn't in storage, so I'll stop soon. This is a collection of short stories, all set in Niven's Known Space future history and, as is almost always the case with short stories, the quality is variable/5(5).

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Find Tales Of Known Space by Niven, Larry at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. Tales Of Known Space: The Universe Of Larry Niven () About book: Yep, more Niven, just because. It's alright, there's only one more I own that isn't in storage, so I'll stop soon.

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This is a collection of short stories, all set in Niven's Known Space future history and, as is almost always the case with short stories, the quality is variable. Click to read more about Tales of Known Space: The Universe of Larry Niven by Larry Niven. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(7).

If you like this book, which on the whole I did, you will probably also enjoy Neutron Star,Protector,The World of Ptavvs (Tales of known space),Ringworld (S.F. Masterworks) and The Ringworld Engineers (Orbit Books) all of which are in this future history series/5(8).

Tales of Known Space by Niven starting at $ Tales of Known Space has 5 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. To the Internet Archive Community, Time is running out: please help the Internet Archive today.

The average donation is $ If everyone chips in $5, we can keep our website independent, strong and ad-free. Right now, a generous supporter will match your donation 2 Pages: Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital jikishinkobudo.com projects include the Wayback Machine, jikishinkobudo.com and jikishinkobudo.com SinceNiven has permitted other science fiction authors to write stories set in the Known Space universe.

These stories are collected in the Man-Kzin Wars series. These authors have filled in even more details of the past and future of Larry Niven's universe. Broad Strokes. The broadest overview of all of Known Space is found in the collection Three Books of Known Space (Del Rey, ), which contains all the short stories from Tales of Known Space (now out of print) and has the short novels World of Ptavvs and A Gift From Earth thrown in free, as well.

This collection spans the entire Known Space timeline, from the early days of solar-system. Get this from a library. Tales of known space: the universe of Larry Niven. [Larry Niven] -- Thirteen tales of man's expansion and colonization throughout the galaxy.

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If you like this book, which on the whole I did, you will probably also enjoy Neutron Star, Protector, The World of Ptavvs (Tales of known space), Ringworld and The Ringworld Engineers (Ringworld) all of which are in this future history jikishinkobudo.coms: 8.

The Known Space book series by multiple authors includes books Ringworld, The Ringworld Engineers, The Ringworld Throne, and several more. See the complete Known Space series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

I’m a big Space Opera / Sci-fi fan, and an equally big Larry Niven fan. I recently decided to re-read a bunch of Larry Niven stories from his Known Space Series, but was at a complete loss about the read order of the various stories, short stories and novels that encompass the timeline.The stories in Tales of Known Space: The Universe of Larry Niven are part of Larry Niven’s Known Space chronology, which includes a number of novels and other collected works.

The Known Space.Trouble's Tales (also known as Tanj's Tales) is a space-opera furotica series that has lasted over thirty stories, as well as inspired art and 'spinoff' stories. Kittiara is the author of the series, although she has collaborated with a co-author on a handful of the stories.

The series began inand the most recent story, which the author states is the "final episode", was posted on