Don’t forget the sequel “Herbig-Haro” “Herbig-Haro” is a short story by Harry Turtledove, published under his pen name Eric Iverson. HERBIG-HARO ERIC G. IVERSON (HARRY TURTLEDOVE) Like all the ships Loki flew. Erasmus Chang’s scout Praise of Folly was too old. She went into or out. “The Road Not Taken” is a short story by Harry Turtledove, set in , in which he presents a fictitious account of a first encounter between humanity and an alien race, the Roxolani. “Herbig-Haro” is another short story by Turtledove, which is the sequel to this.

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His novels have been credited with bringing alternate history into the mainstream. However, this expansion was too quick and too extensive.

Herbig-Haro by Harry Turtledove

Zince marked it as to-read Oct 31, Shame about the typos around the luofi or whatever they are called, but a very readable short story.

Johno rated it it was amazing Oct 09, I never could remember who wrote this story or where I read it, but it was a story that stuck with me for a long time. Radar, radio, computers, fission and fusion — no wonder we spent the next two hundred years conquering. Science Fiction, or Speculative Fiction if you prefer.


Einaror marked it as to-read Aug 06, Sequel to “The Road Not Taken”. Ultimately the whole thing is a cone shape section of metal that resonates with the microwaves are injected into it. In contrast, humanity somehow missed developing hargy technology heebig-haro advanced further technologically.


Dr Harry Norman Turtledove is an American novelist, who has produced a sizeable number of works in several genres including alternate history, historical fiction, fantasy and science fiction.

The story is told through limited third person point of view, with most of the story concerning a single Roxolani captain, Togram. Turtledove has been dubbed “The Master of Alternate History”. Alex added it Aug 31, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. furtledove

Herbig-Haro Roxalani by Harry Turtledove. While set in the same universe as “The Road Not Taken”, it has not been reprinted. If that sort of thing actually works it really does seem to be one of those things that someone should’ve noticed at some point in the past, with no moving parts and just microwaves it’s kind of stupidly simple.

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An’nai added it Dec 12, Want to Read saving…. Llama Glama rated it it was amazing Aug 31, Beware of the Leopard. It supposes that FTL travel is actually easy but we’ve missed it, and other races found it and went traveling, eventually herbig-hago Earth eyeofmidas.


Some years after the first contact with an alien species, a few human colonies, including Loki, had regained most of the technological knowledge of the Terran Confederacy, both by rediscovery and by scavenging ruins. With other technology far in advance of other species, humanity herbiy-haro expanded to other stars conquering the native populations and forming an empire called the Heebig-haro Confederacy.

Tom Parys rated it really liked it Aug 03, A simple, albeit probably silly, idea that could have made for an interesting series.

Log in or sign up in seconds. Days of Infamy End of the Beginning. Ultimately seems pretty simple, it isn’t warp drive but if it furtledove out it means that space exploration would get a whole lot easier.

Pataz rated it it was ok Aug 05, With a chuckle, Chang said, “We must have seemed like angry gods when we finally got the hyperdrive and burst off Terra.