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The GRIPPING HAND (PROMOTION)CASSETTE

The GRIPPING HAND (PROMOTION)CASSETTE

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Published by Simon & Schuster Audio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction / Suspense,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9389167M
    ISBN 100671535889
    ISBN 109780671535889
    OCLC/WorldCa20559734

    Larry Niven (left) is the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author of such classics as Ringworld, The Integral Trees, and Destiny's has also collaborated with both Jerry Pournelle and Steven Barnes on The Legacy of Heorot, Beowulf's Children, and the bestselling Dream Park series. He lives in Chatsworth, California. Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle were the joint Released on: The Gripping Hand is definitely easier to read if you have the background found in The Mote in God's Eye. However, like most sequels, it doesn't live up to the promise of the first book. It's entertaining, but not destined to be a classic. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.4/5().

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    Gripping Hand by Larry Niven starting at $ Gripping Hand has 5 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.   The Gripping Hand certainly is a more mature book than the The Mote in God's eye, and is highly readable. All in all it may even be better!This in contrast to The Ringworld Throne, the sequel to Ringworld and The Ringworld Engineers, which really drags and contains a lot of soppy material that slopped over from Destiny's Road, another book 5/5(5).


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The Gripping Hand picks up 25 years after Mote, with Renner and Bury secret ag Out of fear, humanity imposed a quarantine on the Mote system, enforced by imperial blockade. The Gripping Hand picks up 25 years after Mote, with Renner and Bury secret agents for the Empire, trying to smoke out traitors and possible leaks through the blockade/5.

"The Gripping Hand" is the sequel to Niven and Pournelle's masterful "The Mote in God's Eye." The original is one of the better science fictions works I have read. And for that matter Niven and Pornelle can be a superb writing team. Thus I had high expectations for the Gripping Hand.

Indeed the story begins with reasonable by: 1. "The Gripping Hand" is the sequel to Niven and Pournelle's masterful "The Mote in God's Eye." The original is one of the better science fictions works I have read.

And for that matter Niven and Pornelle can be a superb writing team. Thus I had high expectations for the Gripping Hand. Indeed the story begins with reasonable promise.4/5. "The Gripping Hand is pure science fiction in the action adventure tradition." The GRIPPING HAND book Bookpage" readers will be hooked." - Publishers Weekly "The Gripping Hand is a grand space adventure well worth the year wait.

Niven and Pournelle once again have proven a formidable writing team." - Daytona Beach News Journal "The Gripping Hand is a /5(44). In this book - the Gripping Hand - half of the book or more you are waiting and waiting for some action to start at last, you are bored to death with descriptions of all the Imperial laws and casts and royals and lords and who knows what.

On the gripping hand, as the Moties say, () Google Books also finds a few other occurrences, but they may just be quotes from The Mote in God's Eye that happen to mention the phrase, I am unable to find another confirmed citation.

It's only later, in The Gripping Hand (), that the expression becomes a plot point. The Gripping Hand. Niven/Pournelle. Vintage Pocket Books PB. Condition is Very Good, with a little chipping on front Rating: % positive. The gripping hand Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

pocket books printing External-identifier urn:oclc:record Extramarc OhioLINK Library Catalog Foldoutcount 0 Identifier grippinghand00nive Identifier Pages:   "The Gripping Hand" is the sequel to Niven and Pournelle's masterful "The Mote in God's Eye." The original is one of the better science fictions works I have read.

And for that matter Niven and Pornelle can be a superb writing team. Thus I had high expectations for the Gripping Hand. Indeed the story begins with reasonable s: What This Book Is About 1 About the Equipment 1 Tricks of the Trade—T.O.T. 2 Getting Started 2 A Little Grip History 4 The Grip Department 5 Key Grip 5 Best Boy Grip 5 Grips 6 A Typical Day for a Grip 6 Call Time 6 Setting Up a Shoot 7 Call Sheet 8 Front Side of Call Sheet 8 Back Side of Call Sheet 11 Warehouse Stages   In Jerry Pournelle published a book titled "The Mote in God's Eye" with an assist from Larry Niven.

Then in the two combined on a sequel titled "The Gripping Hand". These were both hard science fiction novels about first contact with a species from the 'Mote'. They were referred to as Moties. During both novels there was a third group/5(47).

Reactions to The Gripping Hand were more mixed—perhaps not surprising when you consider the high bar set by the first book. But, taken together, the two novels present us with a remarkable tale, full of adventure and excitement, which grabs the reader by the scruff of the neck and doesn’t let go until the final page is turned.

Gripping definition, holding the attention or interest intensely; fascinating; enthralling: a gripping play; a gripping book. See more. Buy Gripping Hand by Larry Niven online at Alibris.

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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Gripping Hand; The sequel to The Mote in God's Eye, The Gripping Hand takes place 25 years later.

Horace Bury and Kevin Renner uncover evidence that the Moties, who have. Get this from a library. The gripping hand. [Larry Niven; Jerry Pournelle] -- SCIENCE FICTION. Robert Heinlein called it "possibly the finest science fiction novel I have ever read." "The San Francisco Chronicle" declared that "as science fiction, "The Mote in God's Eye" is.

The gripping hand by Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle,Pocket Books edition, in EnglishCited by: 1. Get this from a library. The gripping hand. [Larry Niven; Jerry Pournelle; Lee MacLeod; Jim Lebbad] -- The mysterious aliens known as Moties are divided into distinct biological forms: master, mediator, engineer, warrior.

Each is adapted to its task, yet doomed by millions of years of evolution to an. Larry Niven, Author, Dave Stern, Editor, Jerry Pournelle, With Pocket Books $22 (0p) ISBN   A major part of the success of these books is how gripping they are.

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OTHER BOOKS. Using a palm hold on a standard-size grip often makes it difficult to get your left-hand pinkie all the way around the handle. You need all .The Gripping Hand. Average Rating: () out of 5 stars 11 ratings, based on 11 reviews. Larry Niven.

Walmart # $ $ 03 $ $ List Was $ $ Book Format. Select Option. Current selection is: Paperback. Book Format: Paperback. From the back of the book " twenty-five years have passed since humanity /5(11).