A Hole in Space (Known Space) by Larry Niven

By Larry Niven

The right Crime: the discovery of displacement compartments produced one hell of against the law wave. If a guy in, say, Hawaii might devote homicide in, say, Chicago and be again within the time it's going to take him to go to the men's room, he might have an ideal alibi. And the police could have a problem.
But that's just one of the issues present in Larry Niven's universe, during this choice of tales all approximately teleportation, deep house, black holes, synthetic worlds and Louis Wu--our outdated good friend from the "Known Space" cycle--Niven once more proves he's a grasp builder of amazing worlds!

Stories include:

- Rammer
- The Alibi Machine
- The final Days of the everlasting Floating rebellion Club
- a type of Murder
- all of the Bridges Rusting
- there's a Tide
- greater Than Worlds
- $16,940.00
- the outlet Man
- The Fourth occupation

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His own stare was confident and arrogant without being cocky. He was too experienced to be twitted, and seemed to like the sparring. " Aramis didn't respond. Any response would escalate things and get nowhere. Alex did nothing, but waited to see if it would die there. It did. "Recon is good, has a mission, and is keen on doing it. That's the best we can hope for. We're taking two vehicles for us, and will be together. I plan on fifth and sixth position on the way there; we'll randomize on the way back.

Bart asked. "Nope, this is a civilian mission. We'll all be in civvies. " Bart asked. "If we are being discreet, we can't wear them. If we are in public, we can't wear them. " "Well, just in case we do find a need, we have them," Alex said. "I won't require anyone to wear them, but do have them here. " "I'm wearing it now," she said. "And I still look like a girl. " "No, just personal choice in coverage. This will work. I have three small distractions in my pockets," she said, and slipped one out.

Ah, Agent Marlow. Doug deWitt, BuState," the man said, offering his hand. Alex looked him over. He was tall, balding, and had a no-nonsense presence and was possibly former military. "Good to meet you, sir. " DeWitt smiled. "I'd give you a list of people to shoot, but if you actually did it, my ass would be in a bind. " "That, sir, will be very much appreciated. " "Suit yourself. " DeWitt was a serious pacer. Back and forth between one of the couches and the coffee table, sideways to face his audience, he never stopped moving.

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