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Strings on a Shadow Puppet: a description of the HMS Hunter

This week’s continuing recovery has led me to post the ship description and deck layout of the HMS Hunter, as depicted in Strings on a Shadow Puppet. Continue reading

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Legion of the Damned, William C. Dietz (Ace, 1993)

Legion of the Damned by William C. Dietz is effectively the story of the French Foreign Legion in Space with Cyborgs. Put like that, it sounds sort of silly, but in reality, the premise is quite interesting and the tale that Dietz weaves is a good ol’ ripping yarn worthy of a gander by anyone who doesn’t dislike Military Science Fiction. For a more in depth review go to: http://www.sophyanempire.wordpress.com
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Starfist: Double Jeopardy, David Sherman and Dan Cragg. (Del Rey)

A review of the new Starfirst, science Fiction/Military Fiction book by David Sherman and Dan Cragg :;
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