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Related to material in Common Sense
by Robert Heinlein

Together with Universe, published a few months earlier, Common Sense is one of the earliest uses of the generation ship idea. The self-sustaining ship Vanguard is just cruising on its own through interstellar space in the centuries following a mutiny that killed the officers.

The two parts were published as Orphans in the Sky in 1951.

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re: David Brin

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re: Charles Stross

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re: Murray Leinster

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