Jigsaw Man, The (#22)


DateSettingTypePublishedI.U.C.
1967-08Known Space [all] Short StoryDangerous Visions (anthology), Edited by Harlan Ellison; Doubleday (later editions from Berkley, Sphere and Signet)
K.S. 06 (2099)


ReprintsCharactersAwardsNotes
The Road to Science Fiction #3, edited by James Gunn;
French anthology, Dangereuses Visions, J'ai Lu, 1976, paper;
The Survival of Freedom, ed. Jerry E. Pournelle & John F. Carr, Fawcett Crest 1981;
Graphic version, Deepest Dimension Terror Anthology. Limited-edition comic books from Revolutionary Comics, August, 1993, #2;
Anthology, Survival of Freedom, ed. Jerry Pournelle;
The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy, ed. Garyn G. Roberts, Prentice-Hall 2001;
All the Myriad Ways
Tales of Known Space
Three Books of Known Space
Best of Larry Niven, The
Warren Lewis Knowles Hugo nomineeEbook
1st organ transplant story, paving the way for the Gil Hamilton stories.


Summary
This early Niven story was the first of many to delve deeply into the legal and ethical implications of organ-transplant technology. It introduces Known Space's organ banks and the breed of criminals known as "organleggers."