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| ||- Welcome to niven.freenode.net in London, United Kingdom, EU.
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- NIVEN, LAWRENCE VAN COTT [1938-]. Architect of Known Space,
- the setting of Protector, World of Ptaavs and the
- Ringworld series. Author of "Flash Crowd", a canonical
- sociological hard science fiction short story dealing with
- effects of near instantaneous transportation on a modern
- technological society. In addition, he is well known for his
- collaborations with Jerry Pournelle, including The Mote in
- God's Eye and Lucifer's Hammer.
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