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Star Destroyers

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Product Description

  • Authors
    Sharon Lee  
    Christopher Ruocchio  
    Jody Lynn Nye  
    Binding
    Trade Paperback  
    Cat No.
    4176831  
    EAN
    978148148309451600  
    Genre
    Science Fiction  
    ISBN
    1481483099  
    Publisher
    Baen Books  
    Type
    Books  
  • Big ships blowing things up…

    In Space, size matters!

    Boomers. Ships of the Line. Star Destroyers. The bigger the ship, the better the bang. From the dawn of history onward, commanding the most powerful ship around has been a dream of admirals, sultans, emperors, kings, generalissimos, and sea captains everywhere. For what the intimidation factor alone doesn’t achieve, a massive barrage from super-weapons probably will.

    Thus it was, and ever shall be, even into the distant future. From the oceans of Earth, to beneath the ice of Europa, to the distant reaches of galactic empires, it is the great warships and their crews that sometimes keep civilization safe for the rest of us–but sometimes become an extinction-level event in and of themselves.

    In “Superweapon” by David Drake, a fight for possession of an ancient alien warship will determine the fate of two vast interstellar powers. Then in “Hate in the Darkness” by Michael Z. Williamson, a team of libertarian Freeholders must think outside the box to do battle with the might of the United Nations and its powerful navy. And in “A Helping Hand,” Jody Lynn Nye posits an interstellar submarine on a rescue mission behind enemy lines–with the fate of an entire species hanging in the balance.

    Big, bold, and edge-of-your-seat space opera and military science fiction from David Drake, Sharon Lee & Steve Miller, Michael Z. Williamson, Steve White, Robert Buettner, Susan R. Matthews, Dave Bara, and many more!

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