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Dragon's Egg
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Dragon's Egg

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Author: Robert L. Forward
Publisher: Del Rey, 1980
Series: Dragon's Egg: Book 1

1. Dragon's Egg
2. Starquake

Book Type: Novel
Genre: Science-Fiction
Sub-Genre Tags: First Contact
Hard SF
Space Exploration
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In a moving story of sacrifice and triumph, human scientists establish a relationship with intelligent lifeforms--the cheela--living on Dragon's Egg, a neutron star where one Earth hour is equivalent to hundreds of their years. The cheela culturally evolve from savagery to the discovery of science, and for a brief time, men are their diligent teachers . . .


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