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Book came in Excellent condition and in great timing!!!! I could not be happier with this puchase and the over-all condition of the book!!!! will def. buy again!Published on March 1, 2013 by N.T.
COSM is a really cool science-fictional idea (5 stars) grafted onto a mediocre love story (2 stars) and flavored with a dollop each of ethnic and gender diversity ("E" for effort),... Read morePublished on September 5, 2012 by Austin Bruce Hallock
I usually slog through to the end, even if I'm not really enjoying it.
But I just couldn't bring myself to start another 10 page chapter on the protagonist's dating... Read more
Not many recent reviews of this book. Not surprising. It is hardly one of the author's best and now seems quite dated, both in terms of its portrayL of science communications and... Read morePublished on February 17, 2010 by Rand McNally
I recall the ideas and emotions which originally drew me to imaginative fiction. You know, the feeling you get on a clear night, isolated from urban lights, when you look up into... Read morePublished on March 10, 2008 by Hank Luttrell
A scientist makes a bit of a discovery. This provokes a lot of competition and conniving when this tiny new cosmology becomes available for people to work... Read more
My understanding of theoretical and practical physics (pick your subdiscipline) is more akin to catching a glimpse of an intricate structure in my peripheral vision than being able... Read morePublished on February 2, 2007 by Jeanne Daniel
The hard SF sub-genre has a rough row to hoe: these books not only have to have all the normal requirements of fiction, such as believable characters and an interesting plot line,... Read morePublished on July 18, 2004 by Patrick Shepherd
Benford is one of those writers who wax hot and cold. He is acclaimed to be a science fiction writer's "scientist" in that he deals with a lot of "hard"... Read morePublished on December 17, 2003 by Avid Reader