Jack Campbell

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Jack Campbell is a pseudonym for American science fiction author John G. Hemry.

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John G. Hemry is an American author of military science fiction novels. Drawing on his experience as a retired United States Navy officer, he has written the Stark's War and Paul Sinclair series. Under the name Jack Campbell, he has written four volumes of the Lost Fleet series, and on his website names two more forthcoming volumes. He has also written over a dozen short stories, many published in Analog magazine, and a number of non-fiction works.

John G Hemry is a retired United States Navy officer. His father, Jack M. Hemry, also served

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Captain America and Audie Murphy

These days Captain America is a lot more widely known than Audie Murphy, but they had a very similar “origin story.” For those who don’t know of him, Audie Murphy was the most decorated American soldier in World War 2, earning the medal of honor, the distingushed service cross, two silver stars, the legion of merit, two bronze stars, and three purple hearts in fighting on some of the toughest batt

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Dauntless (The Lost Fleet, #1)

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Fearless (The Lost Fleet, #2)

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Relentless (The Lost Fleet,...

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Courageous (The Lost Fleet,...

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Victorious (The Lost Fleet,...

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Valiant (The Lost Fleet, #4)

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Dreadnaught (The Lost Fleet...

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Invincible (The Lost Fleet:...

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Guardian (The Lost Fleet: B...

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Vanguard Ascendant Triumphant Dauntless Fearless Courageous Valiant
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Dauntless Fearless Courageous Valiant Relentless Victorious Dreadnaught
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Dreadnaught Invincible Guardian Steadfast Leviathan
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The Dragons of Dorcastle The Hidden Masters of Marandur The Assassins of Altis The Pirates of Pacta Servanda The Servants Of The Storm The Wrath of the Great Guilds
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Tarnished Knight Perilous Shield Imperfect Sword Shattered Spear
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“I need to stop getting into situations where all my options are potentially bad.”
Jack Campbell, Dauntless

“You can’t win unless you try to win, but you can lose by trying not to lose.”
Jack Campbell, Relentless

“There are things we don't do. From this moment forth, let us all ensure our every action reflects well on us and our ancestors. Let us live to the highest standards, lest we win this war only to find ourselves staring in the mirror at the face of our late enemy.”
Jack Campbell, Dauntless


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