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Star Carrier: Earth Strike #1

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The first book in the epic saga of humankind's war of transcendence

There is a milestone in the evolution of every sentient race, a Tech Singularity Event, when the species achieves transcendence through its technological advances. Now the creatures known as humans are near this momentous turning point.

But an armed threat is approaching from deepest space, determined to prevent humankind from crossing over that boundary—by total annihilation if necessary.

To the Sh'daar, the driving technologies of transcendent change are anathema and must be obliterated from the universe—along with those who would employ them. As their great warships destroy everything in their path en route to the Sol system, the human Confederation government falls into dangerous disarray. There is but one hope, and it rests with a rogue Navy Admiral, commander of the kilometer-long star carrier America, as he leads his courageous fighters deep into enemy space towards humankind's greatest conflict—and quite possibly its last.

Synopsis:

In the vein of "Battlestar Galactica" comes a debut action-packed series in which humankind is in a vast power struggle to bring down an evil empire and establish itself as the new major power. Original.

Synopsis:

In the vein of the hit television show Battlestar Galactica comes Earth Strike—the first book in the action-packed Star Carrier science fiction series by Ian Douglas, author of the popular Inheritance, Heritage, and Legacy Trilogies and one of the most adept writers of military sf working today. Earth Strike rockets readers into a vast  and deadly intergalactic battle, as humankind attempts to bring down an evil empire and establish itself as the new major power. Fans of Robert Heinleins Starship Troopers and Joe Haldemans The Forever War, welcome aboard the Star Carrier!

About the Author

Ian Douglas, one of the many pseudonyms for writer William H. Keith, is the New York Times bestselling author of the popular military SF series The Heritage Trilogy, The Legacy Trilogy, The Inheritance Trilogy, and the ongoing Star Carrier and Star Corpsman series. A former naval corpsman, he lives in Pennsylvania.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780061840258
Subtitle:
Star Carrier: Book One
Author:
Douglas, Ian
Author:
Keith, William H., Jr.
Author:
Keith, William H., Jr.
Publisher:
Harper Voyager
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass Market PB
Series:
Star Carrier Series
Series Volume:
01
Publication Date:
20100223
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
6.86x4.32x1.03 in. .37 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In the vein of "Battlestar Galactica" comes a debut action-packed series in which humankind is in a vast power struggle to bring down an evil empire and establish itself as the new major power. Original.
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In the vein of the hit television show Battlestar Galactica comes Earth Strike—the first book in the action-packed Star Carrier science fiction series by Ian Douglas, author of the popular Inheritance, Heritage, and Legacy Trilogies and one of the most adept writers of military sf working today. Earth Strike rockets readers into a vast  and deadly intergalactic battle, as humankind attempts to bring down an evil empire and establish itself as the new major power. Fans of Robert Heinleins Starship Troopers and Joe Haldemans The Forever War, welcome aboard the Star Carrier!

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