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When the People Fell (1959) [Short Story]
by Cordwainer Smith Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Instrumentality, the
Part: 7

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

The Chinese use a novel, but effective, method to tackle the challenges of colonizing Venus.

First appeared in Galaxy, April 1959.

Reprinted in:

  • Stardreamer
  • The Instrumentality of Mankind
  • The Rediscovery of Man
  • Worldmakers: Adventures in Terraforming

Original title: When the People Fell
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionPlanets & SocietiesAdapting To Harsh Conditions

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Stardreamer (1971) [Collection]
      Author: Cordwainer Smith
     Instrumentality of Mankind, the (1979) [Collection]
      Author: Cordwainer Smith
     Rediscovery of Man, the (1993) [Collection]
      Author: Cordwainer Smith

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