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Never will so many have given so much for so few. The aliens came to Earth not for conquest, but simply to create a way and watch it played out by humans. But they are prohibited from using any technology not developed on the planet - and 20th century armaments are too primitive for good sport. The answer is to persuade the Earth's leaders to found a thing tank group secre ...more
Mass Market Paperback, 317 pages
Published 1987 by Baen Books
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John Dalmas -pseudonym for John Robert Jones- grew up in Minnesota and Michigan and now resides in Spokane, Washington. He was a parachute infantryman in WWII and was discharged in 1946 without ever being put seriously in harm's way. He has worked as a longshoreman, merchant seaman, logger, construction worker, and smokejumper. He attended Michigan State, majoring in forestry, but also taking crea ...moreMore about John Dalmas...