This is a novel length seuel to The Stardust Voyages I didn t know this existed and came across it when I found the first book again This is a keeper too io9com recently ran a short article about what happened to competent heroes in science fiction I m not going to summarize the about what happened to competent heroes in science fiction I m not going to summarize the here but the type of book that author misses is rovided by author Stephen Tall in The Ramsgate ParadoxThe Stardust s mission is to boldly go where no one has gone before It Stephen Tall in The Ramsgate ParadoxThe Stardust s mission is to boldly go where no one has gone before It a ship staffed by highly competent eople and that is mentioned
"Than Once By The First "once by the first narrator Roscoe Be it Roscoe an ecologist his wife Lindy a botanist their friend Peg Leg nicknamed such for his artificial knee. Roscoe Kissinger Lindy Pegleg and the crew of the Stardust engaged in voyages of interstellar exploration land on an alien lanet inhabited by humanoids. A geologist everyone is an expert In the rior collection of short stories and even here the emphasis is on the scientific method in exploration no olde fashioned space opera guns ablazing exploration truthfully nothing wrong with that when done well "For Fun ReadingInitially I Had " fun readingInitially I had doubts Tall could craft a short novel using the Stardust and its cast The Ad Astra prior short story collection seemed about right for Tall and the characters He doesull off the novel and the small but lausible twist at the end works Here the crew discovers their first lanet with human occupants reviously they had encountered uiet alien races in their travelsNote Talls characterization is from the Bri. races in their travelsNote Talls characterization is from the Bri. Who are startlingly similar to earthmen The aliens are a rimitive eople who farm vast fields but there is also a strange uninhabited city and evidenc.
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N Asimov school Not a whole lot of character but a lot of of how good they are at what they do The Ramsgate Paradox by Stephen Tall 1976 Love this series with its vibe of what if Robert Heinlien invented Star Trek but I think it worked better as a series of short storiesthe last half of the book drags and we ignore 34 of the castThere s still some great ideas here but not sure there was enough to rate a novelStill sad that there aren t any A surprisingly good set of short stories continuing from the 1st book The Stardust Voyages Another excellent story about the Stardust crew I found this tale even interesting than the Stardust Voyages This book is enthralling from the start. E of another culture Then Lindy disappears and Roscoe and his friends must go to the strange city and Roscoe and his friends must go the strange city they discover the secret of the other civilizati.