[Read] ➵ The Ramsgate Paradox By Stephen Tall – Rvtrek.info

The Ramsgate Paradox This is a novel length sequel 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. PDF The Ramsgate Paradox Stephen Tall Ls17.eu Roscoe Kissinger, Lindy, Pegleg And The Crew Of The Stardust Engaged In Voyages Of Interstellar Exploration, Land On An Alien Planet Inhabited By Humanoids Who Are Startlingly Similar To Earthmen The Aliens Are A Primitive People Who Farm Vast Fields, But There Is Also A Strange, Uninhabited City And Evidence Of Another Culture Then Lindy Disappears And Roscoe And His Friends Must Go To The Strange City, Where They Discover The Secret Of The Other Civilization. A surprisingly good set of short stories, continuing from the 1st book The Stardust Voyages. The Ramsgate Paradox by Stephen Tall 1976 io9.com recently ran a short article about what happened to competent heroes in science fiction I m not going to summarize the article here, but the type of book that author misses is provided by author Stephen Tall in The Ramsgate Paradox.The Stardust s mission is to boldly go where no one has gone before It is a ship staffed by highly competent people, and that is mentioned than once by the first person narrator Roscoe Be it Roscoe, an ecologist, his wife Lindy a botanist, their friend Peg Leg nicknamed such for his artificial knee a geologist, everyone is an expert In the prior 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 reading.Initially, I had some doubts Tall could craft a short novel using the Stardust and its 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 stories.the last half of the book drags and we ignore 3 4 of the cast.There s still some great ideas here, but not sure there was

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