By Ben Bova
But Masterson is sort of crippled whilst its CEO commits suicide and his spouse, Joanna, backs her lover Paul Stavenger, the previous astronaut, over her mentally unbalanced son Greg within the board election that follows her husband's dying. So starts an influence fight that ends up in homicide and the last word clash over Moonbase.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Ben Bova is the writer of greater than one hundred twenty futuristic novels and nonfiction books approximately technology and excessive technology.
In his numerous writings, Dr. Bova has envisioned the distance Race of the Sixties, solar energy satellites, the invention of natural chemical substances in interstellar house, digital truth, human cloning, the Strategic safety Initiative (Star Wars), the appearance of foreign peacekeeping forces, the invention of ice at the Moon, digital ebook publishing and zero-gravity sex.
Dr. Bova obtained the Lifetime success Award of the Arthur C. Clarke beginning in 2005, "for fueling mankind's mind's eye concerning the wonders of outer space." His 2006 novel Titan obtained the toilet W. Campbell Memorial Award for most sensible novel of the year.
Dr. Bova has been interested in technology and excessive expertise because the very beginnings of the distance age. President Emeritus of the nationwide area Society and a earlier president of technological know-how Fiction Writers of the United States, Dr. Bova used to be elected a Fellow of the yankee organization for the development of technological know-how and has been a member of the Arizona Astronomy Board.
He is a columnist for the Naples day-by-day information and a widely-popular lecturer. past in his profession, he was once an award-winning editor and an govt within the aerospace undefined. He has labored with movie makers and tv manufacturers comparable to Woody Allen, George Lucas, and Gene Roddenberry.
His Grand journey novels--including his award-winning Titan--show how the human race will extend throughout the sun procedure, starting a brand new period of wealth, chance and clash. His nonfiction books, similar to Immortality and Faint Echoes, far away Stars were venerated by way of firms resembling the yank Librarians' organization and the yankee organization for the development of technological know-how. He has gained six technological know-how Fiction success Awards (Hugos) and plenty of different awards for writing.
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