Decision at Doona Author:Anne McCaffrey After the first human contact with the Siwannese, that entire race committed mass suicide. — So the Terran government made a law--no further contact would be allowed with sentient creatures anywhere in the galaxy. Therefore, Doona could be colonized only if an official survey established the the planet ws both habitable and uninhgabited. But Sp... more »aceshipdep had made a mistake--Doona was inhabited. Now the colonists' choice was limited. Leave Doona and return to the teeming hell of an oerpoulated Terra. Or kill the catlike Hrrubans.
On rlean, for the first time in history, to coexist with an alien race.« less