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Tom Godwin (1915-1980) was an American science fiction author. Godwin published three novels and twenty seven short stories. His hard science fiction short story "The Cold Equations" is a notable example of the mid-1950s science fiction genre.
Crushing gravity. Thin air. Winters of unimaginable cold Searing summers under two suns. A deadly wasteland teeming with monsters and killing fever.
That was Ragnarok, the most dreaded planet yet discovered. And Ragnarok was where a thousand untrained Earthmen -- and women and children -- were brutally marooned by a sadistic enemy.
Two hundred died the first night.
In the morning, the survivors knew what they must live for...revenge!