Re: SF book recommendations wanted...

From: Ian Field (
Date: Thu Jun 01 2000 - 13:55:59 MDT

"Heart of the Comet" (I think that's the title) by Brin, and of course
Red/Green/Blue Mars (which discuss the political situation related to mining
colonies, as well as venus-terraforming).

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From: "Zero Powers" <>
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Sent: Thursday, June 01, 2000 11:19 AM
Subject: Re: SF book recommendations wanted...

> >From: "Michael S. Lorrey" <>
> >It looks like I'll be writing one or two papers for the ESA's ITSF
> >most
> >likely in the areas of extraterrestrial mining and in terraforming Venus.
> As I recall 3001 The Final Odyssey briefly discusses both. I believe the
> very first "scene" is of a space barge towing a huge chunk of ice from the
> asteroid belt(?) for the watering of Venus.
> -Zero
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