Lucifer's Hammer by Larry NivenLucifer's Hammer by Larry Niven

Lucifer's Hammer

byLarry Niven, Jerry Pournelle

Mass Market Paperback | May 12, 1985

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The gigantic comet had slammed into Earth, forging earthquakes a thousand times too powerful to measure on the Richter scale, tidal waves thousands of feet high. Cities were turned into oceans; oceans turned into steam. It was the beginning of a new Ice Age and the end of civilization. But for the terrified men and women chance had saved, it was also the dawn of a new struggle for survival--a struggle more dangerous and challenging than any they had ever known....
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Niven received his B.A. in mathematics in 1962. During his first year of writing, all he received were rejection slips, but his first novel, World of Ptavvs (1966), was a success and launched his career. Niven has won five Hugos and one Nebula award, testimony that his colleagues in the science fiction world respect his work. Perhaps N...
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Title:Lucifer's HammerFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:640 pages, 6.86 × 4.15 × 1.05 inPublished:May 12, 1985Publisher:Random House Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0449208133

ISBN - 13:9780449208137

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The trade paper re-launch of a classic sci-fi bestseller from the authors of the acclaimed alien invasion epic "Football". For millionaire Tim Hamner, the comet he helped discover is a ticket to immortality. For filmmaker Harvey Randall, it's a chance to redeem a flagging career. And for astronauts John Baker and Rick Delanty, it's a second chance for glory in outer space.