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But As A Soldier, For His Country

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Harker was a good soldier--so good that the Army kept resurrecting him to fight its wars forever and ever into the future, with no hope of ever getting free.

This story served as a springboard for Goldin's later classic future war novel, The Eternity Brigade.
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Published March 10th 2010 by Parsina Press
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Jun 09, 2011 James Archer rated it really liked it
This is an excellent story. There are some outdated technology issues, but the story is so hardy, it withstands that easily. Reminiscent of Ray Bradbury's short stories in feel and texture (a la The Illustrated Man, etc), this is among the best short works I have read in some time. Well done.
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Born in Philadelphia in 1947, Stephen Goldin has lived in California since 1960. He received a Bachelor’s degree in Astronomy from UCLA and worked as a civilian space scientist for the U.S. Navy for a few years after leaving college, but has made his living as a writer/editor most of his life.

His first wife was fellow author Kathleen Sky, with whom he co-wrote the first edition of the highly accla
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