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By Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle, Michael Flynn

Reeling below a brand new ice age, the lunatic edge of the environmental circulate controls the U.S. executive. deserted by way of Earth, the gap colonies fill up their air via scoop-ships diving into the ambience - yet Alex and Gordon's send used to be hit through a missile, and they're now sought after useless or alive.

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