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Beyond the Blue Event Horizon - Frederik Pohl
Beyond the Blue Event Horizon
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In Book Two of the Heechee Saga, Robinette Broadhead is on his way to making a fortune by bankrolling an expedition to the Food Factory--a Heechee spaceship that can graze the cometary cloud and transfor the basic elements of the universe into untold quantities of food. But even as he gambles on... show more
In Book Two of the Heechee Saga, Robinette Broadhead is on his way to making a fortune by bankrolling an expedition to the Food Factory--a Heechee spaceship that can graze the cometary cloud and transfor the basic elements of the universe into untold quantities of food. But even as he gambles on the breakthrough technology, he is wracked with the guilt of losing his wife, poised forever at the "event horizon" of a black hole where Robin had abaondoned her. As more and more information comes back from the expedition, Robin grows ever hopeful that he can rescue his beloved Gelle-Klara Moynlin. After three and a years, the factory is discovered to work, and a human is found aboard. Robin's suffering may be just about over....THE HEECHEE SAGABook One: GatewayBook Two: Beyond the Blue Event HorizonBook Three: Heechee RendezvousBook Four: The Annals of the HeecheeFrom the Paperback edition.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780345446671 (0345446674)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
Series: Heechee Saga (#2)
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Ashkan
Ashkan rated it
5.0 Beyond the Blue Event Horizon
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CDRBill
CDRBill rated it
4.0 Beyond the Blue Event Horizon
This book may be less intense than Gateway, the first book of the Heechee, but it covers a lot of ground answering many questions about the elusive Heechee, from the use of the Heechee "fans" to where the Heechee disappeared to. The characters are exciting and likable. One of my favorites is the com...
Marvin's Bookish Blog
Marvin's Bookish Blog rated it
3.0
Not nearly the equivalent of Gateway but that would be like asking Ken Jennings to win 74 Jeopardy games in a row. Oh Yeah. He did that.Speaking of Jeopardy, back in the 80's I was browsing through the credits of the TV game show and noticed that one of the show writers was Frederik Pohl. "OMG" I th...
Tower of Iron Will
Tower of Iron Will rated it
3.0
The main character of Gateway attempts to deal with the psychological trauma arising from the events of the previous novel.
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