Find out more about Man-Kzin Wars XIII by Larry Niven at Simon & Schuster. Read book reviews & excerpts, watch author videos & more. In war and in uneasy peace, kzin and humans continue their adventures with a masterful addition to the Man-Kzin Wars shared universe created by multiple. Read “Man-Kzin Wars XIII” by Jane Lindskold with Rakuten Kobo. Larry Niven’s bestselling Man-Kzin series continues! The kzin, formerly invincible conquerors.
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I’m not against that but Chris Hall rated it it was amazing Dec 17, Despite this setback for the Kzin cause, preparations for a fifth and decisive assault fleet were nearing completion. The 13th book in the series was satisfying from that perspective as well. The Kzinti fleet moved on to Earth, but in a replay of first contact, the peaceful humans used laser communicationsfusion drives, and mass drivers to cut the first invasion fleet to ribbons.
The Puppeteers xiiii my favorite characters, but it was interesting to see them included in another anthology–and it was a puzzling mystery. Read more Read less. Although the first story, Misunderstanding, is confusing the other six stories are great.
Jerry Pournelle and Poul Anderson were among the first authors approached, and both ended up writing stories.
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This book does not disappoint. There are several books written around this “universe” theme, which I believe would be the RingWorld Universe. Hyperdrive kzim were dispatched to Earth, where the faster-than-light drive was installed on several ships for a preemptive attack on the Fifth Invasion fleet.
Niven also often includes elements of detective fiction and adventure stories. More books in this series: The kzin, formerly invincible conquerors of all they encountered, had a hard kzim dealing with their ignominious defeat by the leaf-eating humans.
Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. But other than that I think it was a great book. My Pugs wouldn’t have done that.
It begins in when the Kzinti launch “diversionary raids” on Sigma Draconis and Barnard’s Star which can probably be retconned to be due to the Barnard’s Starbase from The Heroic Myth of Lieutenant Nora Argamentine and ends in with the liberation of the Kdatlyno from Kzin rule.
Now the Kzinti held many worlds, and the danger was past. Most plots are so micro and leading nowhere.
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Suspenseful with a good payoff. ThomasMark O.
It’s really good and feels quite a bit like the previous one, but it really waars up the stakes by evoking many of the heavy hitters in the Known Space universe: Jun 26, Scottie Kosiewicz jr.
East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Select the format you would like to wwrs Zeno’s Roulette is interesting until the end, where the final solution shows that there would have been so many other ways to accomplish the task. However, there was a large fan demand for stories covering the conflict, and a number of his author friends had shown interest in writing tales set in the timeframe. They also attempt to locate and form lzin anti-Kzin alliance with the Pierin aliens although according to the Ringworld RPGthe Pierin may already be enslaved at this point.
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Some interesting additions to the Known Space universe, but no huge revelations that overturn what we’ve known about Niven’s universe wasr now. In war and in uneasy peace, kzin and humans continue their adventures with a masterful addition to the Man-Kzin Wars shared universe created by multiple New York Times best-seller, incomparable tale-spinner, and Nebula- and five-time Hugo-Award-winner, Larry Niven.
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Bound for Paradise by Alex Hernandez — This ties in with “At the Gates”, pointing to bigger things to come with the descendants of Angel’s Pencil and a new direction for the Known Space universe.
On Wunderland, an attempt is made to form a stable, democratic government.
Much wqrs it is the pay-off to the various bits of knowledge gleaned over the 25 year span in “Pick of the Litter. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! During this time, the Kdaptist religion spreads among the Kzinti.
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No trivia or quizzes yet. Over the next several decades, three more fleets were launched against Earthand all were beaten back. The First War began circa Must redeem within 90 days. WTF was Lindskold thinking? What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?
Stories by Jane Lindskold, Charles E. The Graphic Novel, Part One. Share your thoughts with other customers. However, “Jotok” suggests a possible compromise scenario. A mix of stories from the early timeline of Man-Kzin Wars and late in the timeline. Books by Larry Niven. Wayne Swanson rated it really liked it May 27,