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The Witling

(1976)
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By the standards of the planet Giri the travellers from outer space were 'witlings'. For a peculiarity of evolution on Giri had given to all its living things a special talent - one which made unnecessary most of the inventions of intelligent beings elsewhere. Roads, aircraft, engines, doors. These were the products of witlings, not of "normal" people.

Genre: Science Fiction

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Hardback Editions

January 1978 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Witling ([Dobson science fiction])
Author(s): Vernor Vinge
ISBN: 0-234-72012-3 / 978-0-234-72012-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Dobson Books Ltd
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Paperback Editions

November 2006 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Witling
Author(s): Vernor Vinge
ISBN: 0-7653-0886-X / 978-0-7653-0886-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
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January 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Witling
Author(s): Vernor Vinge
ISBN: 0-330-30709-6 / 978-0-330-30709-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Tor
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April 1987 : USA Paperback
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Title: Witling
Author(s): Vernor Vinge
ISBN: 0-671-65634-1 / 978-0-671-65634-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Baen
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March 1986 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Witling
Author(s): Vernor Vinge
ISBN: 0-312-94453-5 / 978-0-312-94453-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bluejay
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November 1978 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Witling (Hamlyn science fiction)
Author(s): Vernor Vinge
ISBN: 0-600-39402-6 / 978-0-600-39402-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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January 1976 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Witling
Author(s): Vernor Vinge
ISBN: 0-87997-215-7 / 978-0-87997-215-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: DAW
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Kindle Editions

November 2006 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Witling
Author(s): Vernor Vinge
Publisher: Tor Books
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