Man O'War (War #1)
The author of the bestselling Tek novels debuts a series that takes place in the dangerous new territory of space. Benton Hawkes is a career diplomat, a maverick unafraid of ruffling official feathers. As punishment for making some powerful people angry, Hawkes has been assigned to the planet Mars where a revolt is is the making--and Hawkes must find a compromise that will...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published June 1st 1997 by Ace Books
(first published April 2nd 1996)
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Yes, i read a William Shatner novel. It was great! I give it 4 stars as an estimation of my enjoyment of the experience, including the large photo on the back cover, the reasonably creative story development, the emotional outbursts of the author-modelled middle-aged protagonist, the Martian theme, and overall sense of recognition that the reader is neither an astrophycisit, nor pre-pubescent, but something in between, nearing an adult seeking the simple enjoyment of a sci fi novel written by Wi...more
William Shatner is the author of nine Star Trek novels, including the New York Times bestsellers The Ashes of Eden and The Return. He is also the author of several nonfiction books, including Get a Life! and I'm Working on That. In addition to his role as Captain James T. Kirk, he stars as Denny Crane in the hit television series from David E. Kelley, Boston Legal -- a role for which he has won tw...moreMore about William Shatner...