- Publisher: Atheneum (May 1985)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0689115660
- ISBN-13: 978-0689115660
The story of the humans and their interaction with the natives of the planet is interwoven with the technical information with a masterful flair.
This series is similar in breadth and vision to the Eden series by Harry Harrison, so if you enjoy one, you will love the other.