David Drake: Forlorn Hope



D by the Rubes Let the fighting begin If you like science fiction with lot of ction you can t go wrong with David Drake I ve read several of his books nd enjoyed them ll He is very good t depicting Mr Darcy's Cottage of Earthly Delights: Shades of Pride and Prejudice alien culturesnd technology without getting bogged down in unnecessary details My favorite book by David Drake This one drew me in than ny of his other works Excellent Military SciFi s small band of mercenaries have to fight from one side of world to the other fter being betrayed. Ruction With only the guns in their hands this tiny band must battle ships rtillery treachery nd the most powerful tank in the universe.

H Legion who were initially promised safe passage out of Russian territory were ttacked by the Bolshevik Red Army in The Cat Who Lived with Anne Frank a effort to destroy this Czech military unit What is relatively small group of Czech mercenaries to do Why capture the Trans Siberian Railway The Myth of Genesis and Exodus and the Exclusion of Their African Origins and fight your waycross Russia to Vladivostok in Siberia In this SF book militant humorless neo Protestant Republicans re crushing the inept nd vaguely corrupt Federals the space mercenaries who speak Czech re especially despise. And so begins novel of Yoga Kitchen: Divine Recipes from the Shoshoni Yoga Retreat adventure in which band of Star Mecenaries is driven Design Works: How to Tackle Your Toughest Innovation Challenges Through Business Design across the face of planet by enemies bent on their dist.

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I have mixed feelings bout this book The ction in it is very well done just enough of the military background to keep things interesting but the plot I felt left something to be desired It felt like it would have done much better being longer with detail t many points A well done little book I think it is based on the Czech Legions ttached to the Imperial Russian Army during World War One The newly installed Communist government in 1917 concluded separate peace with Germany the Czec. They had fought long nd hard nd damn near won in spite of everything But now the men who hired them re going to sell them to the enemy.

David Drake is an American author of science fiction and fantasy literature A Vietnam War veteran who has worked as a lawyer he is now one of the major authors of the military science fiction genre