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Lerner, Edward M.

Overview
Works: 42 works in 152 publications in 1 language and 7,468 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Upside-down books 
Classifications: PS3564.I9, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Edward M Lerner
Fleet of worlds by Larry Niven ( Book )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a chain reaction of supernovae explosions at the core of the galaxy unleashes a deadly wave of radiation that will sterilize the entire galaxy, the Citizens--accompanied by Kirsten Quinn-Kovacs, a descendant of human survivors--flee into the unknown
Juggler of worlds by Larry Niven ( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two hundred years before the discovery of the Ringworld, covert agent Sigmund Ausfaller represents Earth's secret weapon, humanity's best defense against all conspiracies--real and imagined. Who better than a brilliant paranoid to expose the devious plots of others? Yet he may finally have met his match in Nessus, representative of the secretive Puppeteers, the elder race who wield vastly superior technologies. Nessus schemes in the shadows with Earth's traitors and adversaries, even after the race he represents abruptly vanishes from Known Space
Destroyer of worlds by Larry Niven ( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale set ten years after the events in "Juggler of Worlds" traces the reluctant efforts of the Puppeteers to counter onrushing alien refugees who are ransacking the planets they pass on their way toward the Fleet of Worlds
Fate of worlds : return from the Ringworld by Larry Niven ( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cross-over conclusion to the Ringworld and Fleet of Worlds series finds the Puppeteers of the Fleet of Worlds targeted by rival war fleets after the disappearance of the Ringworld, prompting exiled Puppeteer Hindmost to draw on his knowledge of Ringworld technology to reclaim his power
Betrayer of worlds by Larry Niven ( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fleeing the supernova chain reaction at the galactic core, the Puppeteers of the Fleet of Worlds seek a way to survive among enemies and crises
Fools' experiments by Edward M Lerner ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonic attacks on the computer industry's top minds coincide with the escape of a malicious artificial life form created by misguided researchers, prompting computer scientist Doug Carey to institute unconventional measures to save humanity
Energized by Edward M Lerner ( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a geopolitical miscalculation taints the world's remaining oil fields, America captures a passing asteroid as an alternate fuel, compelling NASA engineer Marcus to go into space to combat an international cabal
Betrayer of worlds by Larry Niven ( )
9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since fleeing the supernova chain reaction at the galactic core, the cowardly Puppeteers of the Fleet of Worlds have?just barely?survived one crisis after another: the rebellion of their human slaves, the relentless questing of the species of Known Space, the spectacular rise of the starfish-like Gw'oth, the onslaught of the genocidal Pak.Now fresh disaster looms, as though past crises have returned and converged. Who can possibly save the Fleet this time?
Destroyer of worlds by Larry Niven ( )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The newly liberated humans of the Fleet of Worlds now face a new threat besides the sly Puppeteers: the Pak, a very smart and utterly ruthless species who are fleeing the exploding galactic core in an armada of ships at near light speed. Sigmund Ausfaller, who had been transported by the Puppeteers from Earth to the Fleet, is now sent with his human allies to reconnoiter and divert the Pak
Fate of worlds return from the Ringworld by Larry Niven ( )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The explosive finale to the Ringworld and the Fleet of Worlds series. For decades, the spacefaring species of known space have battled over the largest artifact--and grandest prize--in the galaxy: the all-but-limitless resources and technology of the Ringworld. Now, without warning, the Ringworld has vanished, leaving behind three rival war fleets
Small miracles by Edward M Lerner ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After surviving an explosion while using a technologically engineered protective suit, Brent Cleary catches the attention of the military and alarms his best friend with increasingly disturbing post-accident personality changes
Moonstruck by Edward M Lerner ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Assigned to be the liaison between Earth and the aliens in a gigantic starship who claim to represent a federation of intelligent races, Kyle Gustafson becomes suspicious about the aliens' peaceful intentions
Fleet of worlds 200 years before the discovery of the Ringworld by Larry Niven ( )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fleet of worlds marks Larry Niven's first full novel-length collaboration within his Known Space universe, the playground he created for his bestselling Ringworld series. Teaming up with fellow SF writer Edward M. Lerner, Fleet of worlds takes a closer look at the Human-Puppeteer (Citizens) relations and the events leading up to Niven's first Ringworld novel
Energized by Edward M Lerner ( )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No one expected the oil to last forever. How right they were.A geopolitical miscalculation tainted the world's major oil fields with radioactivity and plunged the Middle East into chaos. Any oil that remains usable is more prized than ever. No one can build solar farms, wind farms, and electric cars quickly enough to cope. The few countries still able to export petroleum and natural gas--Russia chief among them--have a stranglehold on the world economy. Then, from the darkness of space, came Phoebe. Rather than deflect the onrushing asteroid, America coaxed it into Earth's orbit. Solar power satellites--cheaply mass-produced in orbit with resources mined from the new moon to beam vast amounts of power to the ground--offer America its last, best hope of avoiding servitude and economic ruin
Juggler of worlds by Larry Niven ( )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two hundred years before the discovery of the Ringworld, covert agent Sigmund Ausfaller represents Earth's secret weapon, humanity's best defense against all conspiracies--real and imagined. Who better than a brilliant paranoid to expose the devious plots of others? Yet he may finally have met his match in Nessus, representative of the secretive Puppeteers, the elder race who wield vastly superior technologies. Nessus schemes in the shadows with Earth's traitors and adversaries, even after the race he represents abruptly vanishes from Known Space
Fleet of worlds by Larry Niven ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kirsten Quinn-Kovacs is among the best and brightest of her people. She gratefully serves the gentle race that rescued her ancestors from a dying starship and nurtures them still. But, if only the Citizens knew where Kirsten's people came from!
Fools' experiments by Edward M Lerner ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The military-industrial complex unwittingly unleashes a devastating threat to humanity after government programmers experiment with viruses and worms. But what escapes is no ordinary computer virus, and when the deadly artificial life-form reaches the Internet, humanity's very existence is at stake
Probe by Edward M Lerner ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The computers say that someone is out there, and the computers never lie
A stranger in paradise by Edward M Lerner ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of five of the author's science fiction stories
Countdown to Armageddon by Edward M Lerner ( )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hezbollah has obtained an atomic bomb and a would-be martyr eager to deliver it-and that's the good news. The bad news, unknown even to Hezbollah, is that their physicist has also found a way to take his new bomb back to a turning point in European history. Harry Bowen, an American physicist, and Terrence Ambling, a British agent turned historian, are determined to stop Abdul Faisel and prevent the nullification of all Western civilization. Their mission can be accomplished, if at all, only in the darkest of the Dark Ages-- And there, too, time is running out
 
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