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A gift from earth.

Author: Larry Niven
Publisher: New York, Walker [1970, ©1968]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A solitary mountain rises from the searing, toxic blackness of the planet. The organ banks are the centre of this world. To them the subservient colonists contribute living limbs, and from them the overlords obtain the vital parts that keep them alive.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Niven
OCLC Number: 57396
Description: 254 pages 22 cm

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A solitary mountain rises from the searing, toxic blackness of the planet. The organ banks are the centre of this world. To them the subservient colonists contribute living limbs, and from them the overlords obtain the vital parts that keep them alive.

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