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Rumors Of War And Infernal Machines by Charles E. Gannon (book review).

May 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
Rumors Of War And Infernal Machines by Charles E. Gannon (book review).

Charles E. Gannon’s objective is to compare how the blend of Science Fiction tropes have blended with real life military. From my perspective, it’s a bit like which came first, the egg or the chicken. SF authors have always looked in the news to see what is going on and often extrapolated how far it […]

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Caine’s Mutiny (Caine Riordan book 4) by Charles E. Gannon (book review)

February 9, 2017 | By | Reply More
Caine’s Mutiny (Caine Riordan book 4) by Charles E. Gannon (book review)

‘Caine’s Mutiny’ is the fourth in a series following the adventures of Caine Riordan, former journalist, reluctant hero and now commodore of the Terran fleet as humanity seeks to define its role in the galactic milieu. It’s been a long and complicated process and, based on events in this book, it’s far from over. There […]

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Raising Caine (Caine Riordan book 3) by Charles E. Gannon (book review)

December 31, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Raising Caine (Caine Riordan book 3) by Charles E. Gannon (book review)

Caine Riordan has a habit of being in the wrong place at the wrong time. In ‘Fire With Fire’, he stumbled into an intergalactic conspiracy. As a result, he lost thirteen years of his life and suffered a change in profession from writer to soldier, spy and sometime diplomat. In ‘Trial By Fire’, he is […]

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Trial By Fire (Tales Of The Terran Republic book 2) by Charles E. Gannon (book review).

August 13, 2014 | By | Reply More
Trial By Fire (Tales Of The Terran Republic book 2) by Charles E. Gannon (book review).

‘Trial By Fire’ is a big book. Six hundred and forty pages big. It’s chewy and complicated. Somewhere near the end, I decided the plot was something like a game of chess. Every page and every point of view represented a move and might hide a clue to next six moves planned by that player. […]

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Fire with Fire by Charles E. Gannon (book review).

April 15, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Fire with Fire by Charles E. Gannon (book review).

Caine Riordan is a writer, not a soldier, but when he chases a story to the Moon, he apparently steps too close to a secret held by an organisation that does not officially exist or so he is led to believe when they pull him from cryogenic sleep thirteen years later. He was put on […]

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