[MOBI] ↠ For Honor We Stand | By á H. Paul Honsinger #2020
For Honor We Stand By H. Paul Honsinger In 2315, the Earth Union is losing a thirty year long war with the Krag Hegemony.Having encountered the Krag before, Space Commander Max Robicheaux now faces daunting challenges aboard the USS Cumberland the dangers from the enemy without and clashes with crew and superiors within.Meanwhile, Doctor Sahin receives a coded message summoning him to a secret meeting which aiIn 2315, the Earth Union is losing a thirty year long war with the Krag Hegemony.Having encountered the Krag before, Space Commander Max Robicheaux now faces daunting challenges aboard the USS Cumberland the dangers from the enemy without and clashes with crew and superiors within.Meanwhile, Doctor Sahin receives a coded message summoning him to a secret meeting which aims to forge an alliance that could change the balance of power in Known Space But first, he must circumvent the fighter ships and heavily armed troops of the traitorous emir bent on killing him before he reaches the negotiating table.Both men must call upon their developing skills and growing friendship to bear the burden of carrying between the Krag Hegemony and the Earth Union a fateful ultimatum and the shocking answer an answer that could spell eternal slavery, or even extinction, for all humankind.The second novel in the Man of War series, For Honor We Stand continues the galactic naval adventures of Robicheaux and Sahin.
H. Paul Honsinger
H Paul Honsinger is the author of the Man of War Trilogy, the first two volumes of which were a hit in self publication All three volumes of the trilogy are now in print, issued by 47North Press, a Division of Publications The first two volumes, To Honor You Call Us and For Honor We Stand were released in early 2014 The third volume, Brothers in Valor came out on June 30, 2015 All three volumes are available in Kindle eBook, paperback, and audio editions from Brilliance Audio, narrated by top drawer voice actor Ray Chase.The story of Max Robichaux, Dr Ibrahim Sahin, and the colorful personalities that populate the USS Cumberland will continue in the Brothers of the Black Sky trilogy The first volume, To Stations My Lads is expected in mid 2017 Space and military history are H Paul Honsinger s life long passions Lacking the physical attributes to be an astronaut or a soldier, and not endowed with the mathematical ability essential to become an Aerospace Engineer or an Astronomer, he settled for a career in law But, the study of space and war have always been a part of his life He became an amateur astronomer, made himself an expert on the history of space exploration if you ever tell him that the moon landings were a hoax, expect an argument expect to lose , and never stopped studying the history and the art of war He started reading science fiction at the age of seven starting with Between Planets by Robert Heinlein and has been a lifelong fan of the genre He also developed an interest in military history upon seeing the movie Patton on television in 1972 when he was twelve He has spent years studying in detail the campaigns of Alexander, Caesar, Napoleon, Lee, Grant, Jackson, Halsey, and Patton and perhaps most significantly thinking deeply and precisely about what it would be like if the stories about combat in space he read and saw on the screen were told in a way that made scientific and military sense.He never thought he would be a fiction writer His wife, Kathleen, one day pointed at his computer chair and said Sit Start writing Now The result was the first draft of Chapter 1 of To Honor You Call Us the Prologue was written later Paul tremulously presented it to Kathleen and asked am I wasting my time She said no and the rest of the novel followed Paul s goal is simple to write military science fiction done right stories in which the alien enemies are believable foes, fighting for a plausible reason, with weapons that don t violate the laws of physics, and where the tactics used by both sides make some sort of geometric and military sense He wanted to bring to space the same kind of realistic adventure one finds on the sea in the novels of Patrick O Brian and C.S Forester Why not, he thought, tell realistic human stories against the background of a realistic military conflict that just happens to be set 300 years in the future And why not try to evoke in the imaginations of readers vivid images of what the lives of these men would be like, fighting for the survival of mankind among the stars, thousands of light years from home
For Honor We Stand By H. Paul Honsinger
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Title: [MOBI] ↠ For Honor We Stand | By á H. Paul Honsinger