An intergalactic privateer resolves to rescue a human space colony taken captive by alien aggressors An outpost located at the edge of the galaxy, New Europe has been overrun by the Aleriona, a hostile alien race that resents humanityas incursion into deep space. Fearing a wider war, the World Federation on Earth is hesitant to respond to the outrage, especially since the invaders claim the colonists have already been killed. But exanavy captain Gunnar Heim refuses to believe thereas no one leftaand heas convinced that what happened to New Europe is only the beginning of the Alerionaas intergalactic aggression. The cowardly Terran government refusing to act, Gunnar takes matters into his own hands. Assembling a crew of able volunteers, he prepares to pilot the spaceship Star Fox and confront a relentless foe light years from Earth. Nominated for the Nebula Award, The Star Fox is a magnificent space opera adventure that confirms Poul Andersonas standing as one of the premier science fiction authors of the twentieth centuryanot only a contemporary of such luminaries as Asimov, Heinlein, Herbert, and Clarke, but every bit their equal.Heim sat down and riffled through the manual of operations. a#39;Here, for instance. The C.E. ... The more carefully that job is done, the nearer Sol we can go FTL.a#39; a#39; Aye, aye, sir. ... Slowly, smoothly, with a deep purr felt less within the ears than the bones, Fox II slipped her moorings to Earth and departed orbit. Heim stood on theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Star Fox|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2015-11-24|