The Forlorn Hope

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Macmillan, Aug 29, 2006 - Fiction - 320 pages
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They had fought long and hard, and damn near won in spite of everything. But now the men who hired them are going to sell them to the enemy...and so begins a novel of adventure in which a band of Star Mecenaries is driven across the face of a planet by enemies bent on their distruction. With only the guns in their hands, this tiny band must battle ships, artillery, treachery, and the most powerful tank in the universe.
 

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To be honest, I can't really explain why I love this book so much. I don't know, like the rest of David Drake's military sci-fi books it's a solid piece of fiction. There's mercenaries, there's ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
7
Section 2
44
Section 3
49
Section 4
75
Section 5
96
Section 6
154
Section 7
185
Section 8
205
Section 10
223
Section 11
251
Section 12
257
Section 13
267
Section 14
274
Section 15
275
Section 16
281
Section 17
291

Section 9
216

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About the author (2006)

DAVID DRAKE lives near Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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