Military Science Fiction

Military science fiction is a subgenre of science fiction that features the use of science fiction technology, mainly weapons, for military purposes and usually principal characters that are members of a military organization involved in military activity; occurring sometimes in outer space or on a different planet or planets. It exists in literature, comics, film and video games.

A detailed description of the conflict, the tactics and weapons used for it, and the role of a military service and the individual members of that military organization forms the basis for a typical work of military s

Constitution (Legacy Fleet Trilogy, #1)
Mavericks (Expeditionary Force, #6)
Warship (Black Fleet Trilogy, #1)
Legionnaire (Galaxy's Edge, #1)
Judgment of Mars (Starship's Mage, #5)
Uncompromising Honor (Honor Harrington, #14)
Lines of Departure (Frontlines, #2)
Voice of Mars (Starship's Mage #3)
Fields of Fire (Frontlines, #5)
SpecOps (Expeditionary Force, #2)
Hand of Mars (Starship's Mage, #2)
Angles of Attack (Frontlines, #3)
Counterstrike (Black Fleet Trilogy, #3)
Zero Hour (Expeditionary Force, #5)
Points of Impact (Frontlines #6)

Popular Military Science Fiction Books

Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1)
Dauntless (The Lost Fleet, #1)
The Forever War (The Forever War, #1)
On Basilisk Station (Honor Harrington, #1)
Starship Troopers
The Honor of the Queen (Honor Harrington, #2)
Fearless (The Lost Fleet, #2)
The Ghost Brigades (Old Man's War, #2)
Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
Relentless (The Lost Fleet, #5)
The Short Victorious War (Honor Harrington, #3)

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No food, you die in weeks. No water, you die in days.
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Henry V. O'Neil
Food’s the killer. The clock starts as soon as the troops are on the ground. You wouldn’t believe how fast they consume what they’re carrying, and then … if I don’t get them more, if I don’t find them more … they die.
Henry V. O'Neil, Orphan Brigade

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