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Infinite stars : the definitive anthology of space opera and military SF

Author: Bryan Thomas SchmidtLuca OleastriRobert SilverbergOrson Scott CardBrian HerbertAll authors
Publisher: London [England] : Titan Books, a division of Titan Publishing Group Ltd., 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Uncharted worlds, distant galaxies, and unknown threats lurking in the vastness of the cosmos ... travel to the farthest regions of space in this collection of original short stories. Written by many of today's finest authors, readers will find canonical tales of the Honorverse, the Lost Fleet, Dune, Vatta's War, Ender Wiggin, the Legion of the Damned, the Imperium, and more. Also included are past masterpieces by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Science fiction
Short stories
War fiction
Space operas
Science fiction, American
War stories, American
Short stories, American
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryan Thomas Schmidt; Luca Oleastri; Robert Silverberg; Orson Scott Card; Brian Herbert; William C Dietz; Cordwainer Smith; Lois McMaster Bujold; Elizabeth Moon; Dave Bara; Catherine Asaro; Nnedi Okorafor; Larry Niven; Jean Johnson; Leigh Brackett; Jody Lynn Nye; Linda Nagata; Alastair Reynolds; Poul Anderson; A C Crispin; Bennett R Coles; Anne McCaffrey; Charles E Gannon; David Drake; Jack Campbell, (Naval officer); David Weber
ISBN: 9781785655937 1785655930 1785654586 9781785654589
OCLC Number: 970032453
Notes: Jacket illustration by Luca Oleastri.
Description: 674 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Space opera: an introduction / by Robert Silverberg --
Fleet school: Renegat / by Orson Scott Card --
Dune: The waters of Kanly / by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson --
Legion of the damned: The good shepherd / by William C. Dietz --
The game of rat and dragons / by Cordwainer Smith --
Miles Vorkosigan: The borders of infinity / by Lois McMaster Bujold --
Vatta's war: All in a day's work / by Elizabeth Moon --
Lightship chronicles: The last day of training / by Dave Bara --
Skolian empire: The wages of honor / by Catherine Asaro --
Binti / by Nnedi Okorafor --
Codominium: Reflex / by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle --
How to be a barbarian in the late 25th century / by Jean Johnson --
Stark and the star kings / by Leigh Brackett and Edmond Hamilton --
Imperium imposter / by Jody Lynn Nye --
Red: Region five / by Linda Nagata --
Revelation space: Night passage / by Alastair Reynolds --
Duel on Syrtis / by Poul Anderson --
Starbridge: Twilight world / by A.C. Crispin --
Virtues of war: Twenty excellent reasons / by Bennett R. Coles --
The ship who sang / by Anne McCaffrey --
Caine Riordon: A taste of ashes / by Charles E. Gannon --
The iron star / by Robert Silverberg --
Lt. Leary: Cadet cruise / by David Drake --
The lost fleet: Shore patrol / by Jack Campbell --
Honorverse: Our sacred honor / by David Weber.
Responsibility: edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt.

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The seductive thrill of uncharted worlds, of distant galaxies... and the unknown threats that lurk in the vastness of the cosmos. From Foundation to Lensman, Star Wars to Guardians of the Galaxy,  Read more...

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