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[Epub] ➝ West of Honor By Jerry Pournelle – Bchipdigital.co.uk Sooner or later all civilizations age and decline grow senile and die—either by conuest from without or from internal rot The final days of Western Civilization are signaled by the joining of the USSooner or later all civilizations age and decline grow senile and die—either by conuest from without or from internal rot The final days of Western Civilization are signaled by the joinin.

G of the USA and the USSR into a ruthless and imperial state that spans first the Earth and then the Solar System But because it fails to hold the loyalty of its soldiers it falters at the.

west mobile honor kindle West of book West of Honor eBookG of the USA and the USSR into a ruthless and imperial state that spans first the Earth and then the Solar System But because it fails to hold the loyalty of its soldiers it falters at the.

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eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk Dr Jerry Eugene Pournelle was an American science fiction writer engineer essayist and journalist who contributed for many years to the computer magazine Byte and from 1998 until his death maintained his own website and blogFrom the beginning Pournelle's work centered around strong military themes Several books describe the fictional mercenary infantry force known as Falkenberg's Legion T

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  1. Jim Jim says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookOne of the John Falkenberg CoDominium books Not what I was expecting as I'd gotten it confused with another after all these years Actually I didn't remember this much at all but it's probably been over 30 years since I last read it I enjoyed it uite a lot It raises a wonderful moral dilemma for the armed services diplomacy Colonial government Better it does it in a fast moving action packed story with likeable characters Even the bad guys aren't well read the book it's a tough situation he posits one that is historically accurateHe also gives some great examples of sustainable mismatched technologies that could very well be enc


  2. Oso Takano Oso Takano says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookI first read this book as a teenager I don't remember if I read it serialized in a magazine or if I read it as a book I re read it today forty years later I thought this was a good book but then I enlisted and spent 28 years in the Military Now I know it is a GREAT book and something that certainly should be mandatory reading for every young man or woman who wants to be an officer candidate Academy ROTC or OTS I was ten years enlisted before I went to OTS and I've learned all the hard lessons that Major and Doctor Pournelle was trying to teach me with this book and the whole saga of John Christian Falkenberg If you wish to lead troops in battle you should read this bookif you wish to somewhat understand the psychology of military people you MUST read this bookPsychological treatises by learned psychologists who ha


  3. Kevin Kevin says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookToday’s review is for “West Of Honor” 1978© written by Jerry Pournelle Pournelle is a famous Science Fiction writer who not only wrote great individual novels he also wrote story lines which spanned several books – much like Robert Heinlein’s “Lazarus Long” story timeline In Pournelle’s case the premise is that the United States and the Soviet Union come together to form a “CoDominium” to 1 control the Earth and the exploration of space; and 2 maintain their relative positions in the “new” age of space exploration The “future” is strangely both dystopian and optimistic Dystopian in that surplus population is forced into space as cheap labor and optimistic as some of the planets manage to build workable civilizations The faster than light Alderson stardrives used in the book ser


  4. gradedog gradedog says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookGood military SCI FI I’ve read several Jerry Pournelle novels Most of them years ago I recently discovered rediscovered? that many of his novels share the same universe CoDominion of which a few I have read not knowing or at least not remembering that they are set in the same universeI looked for a reading order which was problematic due to Pournelle’s books being reprinted in various editions I think West of Honor seemed like the best place to start It was a uick readlisten I will probably continue reading through themFYI The Audible narrator wasn’t that great


  5. Douglas Debner Douglas Debner says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookA good but dated book Vietnam ended in '75 and this was published in '80 The combat is only slightly advanced from Vietnam era and the politics really aren't Soldiers are forced into dishonorable actions because of politics and even when they manage to fight against oppression the victory is tainted by the politics that created problem in the first place Nevertheless Pournelle writes an intelligent and enjoyable hero story and I'm glad I took the time to listen to it


  6. Ryan Ernest Bammann Ryan Ernest Bammann says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookReading it againI readed this book back in 1978 I was in highschool I reread it almost ten years later for the second time I was in the desert on my tank in Eygpt The thrid time l was out of the Army and enjoying civilian life Now it's the fourth time l have reread this story I know that I'm not the same person I was back over the years but I think this story has spoken to me in different ways each time


  7. Jim Thorne Jim Thorne says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookThe LegionA classic military scifi short on the science long on the military This starts the John Christian saga which is best appreciated by reading The Princeunfortunately unavailable electronically or new hardcover


  8. Scott Scott says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookI think I read this as part of The Prince collection Can't be sure


  9. Barry Barry says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookIt's Pournelle doing his thing with futuristic military matters You'll like it of you won't I like it


  10. Eric Eric says:

    eBook West of Honor eBook Û West of Epub / ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk west mobile, honor kindle, West of book, West of Honor eBookIf you like military sci fi you’ll enjoy this Set on an alien planet where former convicts have been running roughshod over the populace our hero’s save the day


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