In Death Ground

In Death Ground

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''In difficult ground, press on. In encircled ground, devise strategems. In death ground, fight.'' 5000 ye ars later, in the time of the 4th Interstellar War, Sun Tzu'' s advice still makes perfect sense for the humans and their allies the Orions. '
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Product details

  • Paperback | 640 pages
  • 106 x 171 x 30mm | 266g
  • Riverdale, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0671877798
  • 9780671877798
  • 348,564

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Five thousand years later, in the time of the Fourth Interstellar War, the advice still makes sense.

The Bugs have a superior drive technology, overwhelming numbers, and a strategy that's mind-numbingly alien. For the humans and their enemies-turned-allies, the catlike Orions, choosing their strategy was as easy as One-Tzu-Three:

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-- "In difficult ground, press on;
-- In encircled ground, devise stratagems;
-- In death ground, fight".-- Sun Tzu in The Art of War (circa 400 B.C.)
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About David Weber

David Weber is one of the top science fiction writers of the 1990s whose acclaimed Honor Harrington series has gained him a devoted and dedicated readership. His many other books include the epic fantasies Oath of Swords and The War God's Own (also Baen).
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