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The Forge of God by Greg Bear
The Forge of God

Paul Huppert, January 1, 2013

The best hard SF story about first contact with an alien species I've ever read. It's bleak, but very believable.
Greg Bear follows it up nicely with The Anvil of The Stars. Greg Bear is up there with Asimov and Clarke.
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