Mote In God's Eye, The

A tiny light sail propelled craft approaches human space. A ship is dispatched to intercept and later a couple of ships are sent to the star system that sent the probe. Humans have faster than light travel, and advanced military systems. The aliens are called Moties. Their culture is composed of various species that specialize in various activities: diplomacy, engineering, warfare. Key characters include Commander Rod Blaine and Admiral Kutuzov.
Author: 
Larry Niven
Jerry Pournelle
Genre: 
Fiction
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Year: 
1974
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4.05
ISBN-13: 
9781568650548