Rob Merlin was the best engineer who had ever lived. That was why "The King of Space" had to have him for the most spectacular construction project ever - even though Rob was a potentially fatal threat to his power... Thus begins a breakthrough novel by the former President of the American Astronautical Society, about an idea whose time has come: a shimmering bridge between Earth and space that mankind will climb to the stars!
A combination of science fiction stories and science fictional fact explores the technology of the future and the impact that it will have on everyday life.
©1993 Charles Sheffield (P)2012 Audible, Inc.
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