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The Stars at War (Imperial Stars #1)

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Arthur Clarke said it first: If mankind is to survive, then for all but a very brief part of our history the word "ship" will mean "space ship." We will spread through space. We will build a colony on the moon: if we had a government of courage and imagination we would have that in time to celebrate the 500th anniversary of Columbus's voyages of discovery. As it is, it wil ...more
Paperback, 464 pages
Published December 1st 1986 by Baen Books
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This lobro is very good because the plot makes a story turn and makes it more interesting
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Jerry Pournelle (editor), Imperial Stars 1: The Stars at War

Published 12/1/1986

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For me, this was another example of why Jerry Journelle and Larry Niven should only be allowed to work as a team or as part of a team. I felt like a lot of the stories included in this anthology were mediocre and political essays were used to fill out the required number of pages, included at least one by the editor.
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Dr Jerry Eugene Pournelle is an American science fiction writer, engineer, essayist, and journalist, who contributed for many years to the computer magazine Byte, and has since 1998 been maintaining his own website and blog.

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