Re: Ben Bova's COLONY

Erik Schultz (
Mon, 28 Dec 1998 23:20:04 -0500 (EST)

> The new reprint just went on sale (1998, Avon Eos, ISBN 0-380-79315-6) and
> the cover illustration is much less detailed. It's based on some of the
> earliest sketches of the cylinder and doesn't show anything of the interior
> -- the three skylight windows are hardly even recognizable as windows.
> Worst of all, there are *four* mirrors, not three!

  Yeah, I saw that in the bookstore just today, and I was going to point
it out... I skipped it and bought Niven's "The Ringworld Throne" instead,
which seems to have been a mistake so far... ah well.

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