Armor

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Daw Books, 1984 - Fiction - 426 pages
383 Reviews
The military sci-fi classic in a striking new package

Felix is an Earth soldier, encased in special body armor designed to withstand Earth's most implacable enemy-a bioengineered, insectoid alien horde. But Felix is also equipped with internal mechanisms that enable him, and his fellow soldiers, to survive battle situations that would destroy a man's mind.

This is a remarkable novel of the horror, the courage, and the aftermath of combat-and how the strength of the human spirit can be the greatest armor of all.



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Amazing read, great pace and adventure. - Goodreads
I thought the writing was choppy and uneven. - Goodreads
Loved the action scenes. - Goodreads
That whole plot disappointed me. - Goodreads
a ripping good yarn is what comes to mind. - Goodreads
Some people describe the writing style as experimental. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Douglas Field - Goodreads

The book is written to have a confused and limited view of combat, while going into detail for many, many individual blows and attacks. It basically reads like a hyper-edited extended fist fight in a movie. It gives a sense of confusion but not much beyond that. Read full review

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User Review  - Matthew Rich - Goodreads

Stupid cover. Excellent story. The Jack Crow parts were little contrived but not entirely un-enjoyable. I feel that the ways in which Fleet's incompetence and Felix's feelings are portrayed would be ... Read full review

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