Escape from Hell by Larry Niven audiobook

Escape from Hell

By Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle
Read by Tom Weiner

By Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle
Read by Tom Weiner

Blackstone Publishing

The Inferno Series: Book 2

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Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781433258985

  • ISBN: 9781433258961

  • ISBN: 9781433258992

  • ISBN: 9781433259036

Runtime: 9.39 Hours
Category: Fiction/Science Fiction
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

After being thrown out of the window of his luxury apartment, science fiction writerAllen Carpentierwoke to find himself at the gates of Hell. Seeing a greatopportunityfor a book, he attempted to follow Dante'sroad map and trekked through thenine circles of Hell. Led by Benito Mussolini,he encountered countless mental andphysicaltortures.

Allan Carpentier escaped from Hell once, but he remained haunted by what he saw and endured. He has now returned, on a mission to liberate those souls unfairly tortured and confined.

Partnering with the legendary poet and suicide, Sylvia Plath, Carpentier is a modern-day Christ who intends to harrow Hell and free the damned. But now that he's returned to this Dantesque inferno, can he ever again leave?

Escape from Hellis the breathtaking follow-up to Niven and Pournelle's classic science fiction reimagining of Dante'sInferno.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“An iconoclastic, action-packed fantasy thriller from two of the greatest masters of our age.” Douglas Preston, New York Times bestselling author
"A dazzling tour de force." Poul Anderson
“A fast, amusing and vivid book, by a writing team noted for intelligence and imagination.” Robert Zelazny
“This well-constructed tale will inspire many readers to seek out the original Divine Comedy.” Publishers Weekly
“[Niven and Pournelle's] collaborative narrative magic is as compelling as ever.” Booklist

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Author

Author Bio: Larry Niven

Author Bio: Larry Niven

Larry Niven is the multiple Hugo, Locus, and Nebula Award–winning author of science fiction short stories and novels, including the Ringworld series, as well as many other science fiction masterpieces. His Footfall, coauthored with Jerry Pournelle, was a New York Times bestseller.

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Author Bio: Jerry Pournelle

Author Bio: Jerry Pournelle

Jerry Pournelle (1933–2017) was an American science fiction writer, essayist, and journalist who contributed for many years to the computer magazine Byte. He wrote the popular Janissaries and CoDominium series and was the coauthor of several bestselling science fiction novels, including Lucifer’s Hammer, The Mote in God’s Eye, and the New York Times bestseller Footfall. He had advanced degrees in engineering, political science, statistics, and psychology and, in addition to his career as a fiction writer, had for many years written columns on both politics and technology.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD, Playaway
Category: Fiction/Science Fiction
Runtime: 9.39
Audience: Adult
Language: English