In Ringworld Engineers, Louis wonders about the Long Shot's pilot. Why doesn't he know it was his own stepfather?

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    This is actually retconned in the <Thing> of Worlds books. The short-short version is the Wu is unclear on his family history (and in any case Beowolf is not his genetic grandfather, Carlos Wu is). Don't have mine handy to write a real answer. – dmckee --- ex-moderator kitten Sep 8 '13 at 16:26

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