Re: RE: [GZG] Thrusting in the Cherryverse
From: "Roger Books" <roger.books@g...>
Date: Fri, 6 Apr 2007 12:33:22 -0400
Subject: Re: RE: [GZG] Thrusting in the Cherryverse
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http://lists.csua.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/gzg-lAll of Weber's
books or just his Honorverse stuff? I thought his Bolo
novels were excellent.
Armageddon Reef is pretty good also.
On 4/6/07, John Atkinson <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 4/6/07, firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> wrote:
> > >David Weber would have provided the mark number, date of
> > >introduction, acceleration and duration, etc.
> > And there'd have been nine *hundred* of them, traveling at exactly
> 8631kps, ready to brutally tear open the ship in 13.45 minutes
> > (never thirteen or thirteen-and-a-half).
> > And none of his characters have grasped the concept of "terse".
> You know, with the size and quantity of missiles going steadily
> skywards in the Honor Harrington universe, you have to wonder if
> there's not some deep-seated psychological issue being addressed
> But then, Weber's books have been sliding downwards in quality to the
> point that I can't be bothered to read them anymore. It's sad.
> "Thousands of Sarmatians, Thousands of Franks, we've slain them again
> and again. We're looking for thousands of Persians."
> --Vita Aureliani
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