LaserSTAR: The Space Defense Chronicles

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Author House, Jan 7, 2011 - Fiction - 596 pages
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The United States has finally embraced  'Star Wars' technology as a last resort to protect against the wildfire proliferation of nuclear weapons. Orbiting high above the earth, a team of US astronauts activate Space Station Sigma One's massive laser, capable of disintegrating any missile within minutes of its launch.

 

But, ALEC, the base computer, makes a terrible mistake. It directs the laser to destroy an F-16 fighter. The sole purpose of the astronauts on board is to prevent computer destruct errors. In the astronauts' mad scramble to correct the problem, the base commander, Major Richard Taylor, stumbles across irrefutable proof that someone has gained control of ALEC and destroyed the F-16 on purpose.  And they continue to control the base to perform more egregious acts of violence.

 

The mastermind behind the base, the late brilliant Dr. Delvin F. Feller, designed multiple levels of safeguards into the base to prevent Sigma One from being used as a weapon—but someone is directing the control computer to disregard the safeguards and it appears the devastation is being directed from the Mideast. Taylor and the other crew members try to stop the destruction but are no match to the space station's computer and vicious laser. The flawed space station wreaks havoc.  It is a terror in the sky and must be stopped—but how? The base is invincible.  Did Dr. Feller make a mistake?

 

This suspense filled book is a real page turner.  Don’t miss it.

 

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
21
Section 3
35
Section 4
56
Section 5
58
Section 6
78
Section 7
104
Section 8
114
Section 24
287
Section 25
289
Section 26
299
Section 27
301
Section 28
315
Section 29
331
Section 30
342
Section 31
368

Section 9
131
Section 10
150
Section 11
151
Section 12
160
Section 13
168
Section 14
193
Section 15
196
Section 16
216
Section 17
221
Section 18
242
Section 19
245
Section 20
257
Section 21
266
Section 22
271
Section 23
284
Section 32
372
Section 33
383
Section 34
393
Section 35
397
Section 36
398
Section 37
422
Section 38
427
Section 39
451
Section 40
475
Section 41
497
Section 42
518
Section 43
545
Section 44
568
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Dr Solbrig has conducted research in all practical forms of energy production for over 30 years.  He has held research and management positions in several energy companies.  He brings his expertise to provide realistic technical detail in this suspense filled book.  He currently is a consultant on a variety of energy related Disciplines.

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