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Re:[OT] Summer Reading List

From: Michael Llaneza <maserati@f...>
Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2000 18:20:50 -0700
Subject: Re:[OT] Summer Reading List

here we go again :-)

- The "Reality Dysfunction" series by Peter Hamilton
- "Passage at Arms" by Glen Cook (hard to find but worth the effort)
- The Uplift War series by David Brin
- The Vorkosigan Saga by Bujold (we're deadly serious)
- "Armor" by John Steakly (whatever has been said onlist, it's still 
in print for a reason)
- "The Real Story" and the rest of the series by Donaldson (no, 
seriously. Asides from the female lead going through sevn kinds of 
screaming hell (2 or 3 being her own fault) it's terrific science 
fiction. Book 4 ends with the most dramatic 150 pages of space combat 
I've ever read. The science is a tad off at times, but is still above 
- the Man-Kzin Wars series. Seven is my favorite, but its all pretty

At 4:52 PM -0700 6/21/00, wrote:
>Since traffic is a bit light thought I'd share this with you all. 
Recently we
>had a thread "Suggested Sci-Fi",
>I took all the related suggestions and complied them in this list. 
I've also
>added to it as books are recomended.
>Feel free to email me your additonal military sci-fi suggestions off 
>list, or on
>  list if you wish.
>Suggested Reading List
>- "Culture" sieres by Iain Banks also Player of Games, and Use of
>- Lois Bujold, any
>- Terry Pratchett, not necessarily sci fi (but what? )
>- The rest of David Weber Harrington books
>- Winning Colors, Once a Hero, Rules of Engagement, and others by 
>Elizabeth Moon
>- Poul Anderson's Dominc Flandry books
>- Robert Frezza's "A Small Colonial War", "Fire in a Faraway Place",
>"Cain's Land
>- James P Hogan's "Voyage from Yesteryear"
>- Starcruiser Shenandoah series by Roland Green
>- These Green Foreign Hills by Roland Green
>- Sten series by Alan Cole and Chris Bunch
>- Sassinak and Generation Warriors by McCaffrey and Moon
>- Rogue Powers and Torch of Honor by Roger Macbride Allen
>- Profiteer, Partisan, and Revolutionary by Andrew Swann
>- Texas Triumphant by Daniel da Cruz
>- Niven and Pournelle's Footfall, Lucifer's Hammer and The Legacy of
>- Semper Mars, Luna Marine and the latest, Europa Strike, by "Ian
>(actually William H. Keith)
>- The First Casualty and Price of Peace by Mike Moscoe
>- The Warrior's Apprentice or The Vor Game by Lois Bujold.


Michael Carter Llaneza
Veteran, Bermuda Triangle Expeditionary Force, 1991-1950
Devolution is very real to me.
Whenever I hear the "Odd Couple" theme, I get this image of Dennis 
Rodman borrowing Marge Schott's toothbrush.
Like most emails, this one is probbaly a first draft

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