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Hammer's slammers

Author: David Drake; Jerry Pournelle
Publisher: Riverdale, New York : Baen Books ; New York, NY : Distributed by Simon & Schuster, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of science fiction short stories by an ex-military man who writes of the conflicts between policy, necessity and human nature, within the realities of warfare
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Drake; Jerry Pournelle
ISBN: 0671656325 9780671656324
OCLC Number: 15555139
Notes: A volume in the "Hammer's slammers" series
"A shorter version of this book was published by Ace Books ©1979"--Verso, title page
Description: 318 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Introduction / by Jerry Pournelle --
Story: But loyal to his own --
Interlude: Supertanks --
Story: The butcher's bill --
The church of the lord's universe --
Story: Under the hammer --
Interlude: Powerguns --
Story: Cultural conflict --
Interlude: Backdrop to chaos --
Story: Caught in the crossfire --
Interlude: The bonding authority --
Story: Hangman --
Interlude: Table of organization and equipment, Hammer's regiment --
Story: standing down --
Story: The tank lords
Responsibility: David Drake.

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A collection of science fiction short stories by an ex-military man who writes of the conflicts between policy, necessity and human nature, within the realities of warfare

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