The Sagittarius Command: Tour of the Merrimack #3

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Penguin, Nov 6, 2007 - Fiction - 400 pages
23 Reviews
After the finest battleship-class spaceship in Earth?s fleet, the U.S.S. Merrimack, rescues a near-space Roman world besieged by a destructive alien life-form known as the Hive, the Romans? leader, Caesar Magnus, insists on honoring the ship?s captain, John Farragut. But when Caesar is assassinated, Farragut must lead a mission into the heart of Hive territory in search of a Roman who has been presumed ?dead? for decades.

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Review: The Sagittarius Command (Tour of the Merrimack #3)

User Review  - Timothy Chamberlain - Goodreads

Another popcorn Science fiction book in the bag and I am happy for it. In a sense, I wanted some comfort, not too deep, scifi and found it in the series of the Merrimack by Meluch. Though the plot is ... Read full review

Review: The Sagittarius Command (Tour of the Merrimack #3)

User Review  - Daniel - Goodreads

The better of the final two books in the series, But it does tend to drag a bit. and the final solution to the Hive is a bit underwhelming at best. The roman intrigue felt contrived as well and this is the book were I started hating Kerry Blue. Read full review

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R. M. Meluch is an American SF writer, and published the first of her Tour of the Merrimack series of military SF/space opera novels in 2005. She can be found at

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