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Service for the Dead: Book Three of the Proving Grounds Trilogy (BattleTech Universe #69)

3.49  ·  Rating Details  ·  77 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
MechWarrior Tara Campbell faces two ruthless enemies. Should she be defeated,Terra is sure to follow...
Paperback, 304 pages
Published November 4th 2003 by Roc
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Grantcorp
May 17, 2014 Grantcorp rated it it was ok
Meh. Third and last in the "Proving Grounds"-trilogy, "Service for the Dead" concludes the confrontation between the Northwind Highlanders and the Steel Wolf clan-wannabes (at least for the time being).

What started out as a fairly engaging read in the first volume gradually began to slide into melodrama where I found it quite hard to engage the suspension of disbelief engine. Once again the plot enters spy novel territory with some ludicrous agent subplots and the type of brainless political wra
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Richard Tran
May 16, 2011 Richard Tran rated it it was ok
I had a few issues with this book. In particular with how undefended Terra seemed if the Highlanders were the main force used against the Steel Wolves.
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Oct 27, 2010 Joby Walker rated it really liked it
A good read, but it is entirely unbelievable that a planet of billions has almost no defense and could be taken by a few battlemechs and companies of tanks...
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