It’s been eight years of war and Charis is poised on the brink of victory, but the Church still commands immense resources, but not Merlin Athrawes.
Author: David Weber
Mother Church claims Charis and its allies are pawns of demons, but many—from its allies and in its own ranks—are questioning who the demon truly is.
Hoping for order and discipline, Travis Long joins the Royal Manticoran Navy only to discover the opposite with factions clamoring to scrap the Navy.
Two young settlers on a pioneer planet seeks to stop a war and to save the intelligent alien treecats from exploitation by unscrupulous humans.
Anton Zilwicki and Victor Cachat have exposed the Mesan Alignment and are on the run on Mesa with the ruthlessly savage planet exploding in conflict.
Battles continue to be fought and won as the Imperial Charisian Army impresses and progress is made.
Five short stories in the military science fiction anthology that is sixth in the Worlds of Honor series, a part of the Honorverse.
Series: “A Certain Talent” (Legion of Space, 0.5; originally published in The Williamson Effect) “In the Navy” (Ring of Fire, xx.5; based on Eric Flint’s 1632 and originally published in Ring of Fire Anthology #1) “Sir George and the Dragon” (Earth Legions, 1.5; originally published in Foreign Legions) “Sword Brother” (War God, 1.5; as part of a reissue of Oath of Swords) “A Beautiful Friendship” (Honorverse: Stephanie Harrington, 0.75; originally published in More Than Honor (Worlds of Honor, 1)) “Ms. Midshipwoman Harrington” (Honor Harrington, 0.5) “Miles to Go” (Originally published in The Triumphant (Bolos, 3; Bolo, 6)) “Traitor” (Originally published in The Last Stand (Bolos, 4; Bolo 7)) Well, I just had to go and start my re-read of the Honor Harrington series. It’s convenient as I can catch up to my current style of reviewing. This is just absolutely brilliant!! I’d give it a “7” out of “5”. Even if only two of the stories are Harrington-related, LOL. The Stories “A Certain Talent” is a Jack Williamson homage and excellent! It’s a too funny introduction to the thieving, passionate, and extremely talented Giles Habibula who is tricked and then blackmailed into joining the Legion of Space. I loved this! […]
The ultimate guide and companion to the Honor Harrington series also contains a new short Honorverse novel, plus a compendium of tech, specs, and history.
The Mesan Alignment plans to destroy Manticore’s reputation as the champion of freedom. If the set-up works, no independent star system will ever trust Manticore again.