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The Damned Trilogy is a set of three science fiction novels by American writer Alan Dean Foster (A Call to Arms, The False Mirror, and The Spoils of War), detailing human involvement in an interstellar war.
The power arm hummed in response to a command and the sickle plunged its passenger floorward, until it hung a short distance above the highly reflective surface
The Damned - Book 1. Chapter One. One-who-Decides lay back on the sickle and relaxed, the curved command lounge suspended high above the floor at the end of its powerful, flexible armature. At a touch it would drift higher or lower, left or right so that the Amplitur could inspect, interview, check on, or give advice to those under its command. The power arm hummed in response to a command and the sickle plunged its passenger floorward, until it hung a short distance above the highly reflective surface. Ship status, engineer?
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Praise for Alan Dean Foster Alan Dean Foster is a master of creating alien worlds. By the end of Book 1, the discovery of humankind by The Weave and the subsequent alliance they formed seemed to shift the war decidedly in The Weave's favor. SFRevu One of the most consistently inventive and fertile writers of science fiction and fantasy. The Times (London) Foster knows how to spin a yarn. To counter humans, the Amplitur bring a specially prepared group of Ashregans to their side of the battle, hoping to regain the advantage. Ranji is one of the first of this generation, all of whom have been genetically altered to be more human-like.
Bestselling science fiction writer Alan Dean Foster was born in New York . The book Cyber Way won the Southwest Book Award for Fiction in 1990.
Bestselling science fiction writer Alan Dean Foster was born in New York City in 1946, but raised mainly in California. in Political Science from UCLA in 1968, and a . Foster has also written The Damned series and the Spellsinger series, which includes The Hour of the Gate, The Moment of the Magician, The Paths of the Perambulator, and Son of Spellsinger, among others. Other books include novelizations of science fiction movies and television shows such as Star Trek, The Black Hole, Starman, Star Wars, and the Alien movies.
Prior to realizing the Purpose, the Amplitur had been content to refine their modest civilization: excelling at certain . The latter was a concept the Amplitur struggled hard to understand. That they could comprehend that which they did not themselves possess was a tribute to their perseverance.
Prior to realizing the Purpose, the Amplitur had been content to refine their modest civilization: excelling at certain arts, mastering intricacies peculiar to their species, wishing only to be left in peace to develop at their own pace, desiring only to be themselves. Then had come realization of the Purpose. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63.
A Call to Arms When one of its scout ships lands on Earth, the Weave quickly realizes that humanity’s almost innate ability to wreak havoc and death may hold the key to turning the tide in their fight. Unfortunately for all, the Amplitur have the same idea-and mankind is caught in the middle. The False Mirror When the Amplitur unleash an elite cadre of fighters, it soon becomes clear that they have subjected their human prisoners to horrific genetic manipulation. But if the Weave attempts to undo the effects, they may change the former warriors into something far, far worse.
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A Call to Arms When one of its scout ships lands on Earth, the Weave quickly realizes that humanity’s almost . This ebook features an illustrated biography of Alan Dean Foster including rare images from the author’s collection. Sci-fi & Fantasy Cyberpunk Space Opera.