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Overview
  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    military, good, novel and through.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has determined that the review content quality is high and informative.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 357 reviews as of our last analysis date on Mar 13 2020.
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Most positive reviewquestion

Not your run off the mill military sci-fi, it stretches and challenges the reader, but very much worth the effort.

Least positive reviewquestion

Brutal, elegant, cerebral, audacious. One of the most uncompromising and difficult - but also rewarding -works of SF I have rea...  Read More

Most authentic reviewquestion

The beginning was a little confusing as to the references to the calendar and how it influences the characters. Some background...  Read More

Least authentic reviewquestion

Not enough review data to provide meaningful insight.


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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Well, very well, written - this ain't your average sketchy mil sf with big guns, hackneyed tactics and predictable plot.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The overall feel was more like they were playing war with decks of cards, if that makes any sense and the deaths mostly lacked emotional impact.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    And, avoid like the plague if you're the type of reader who doesn't like to be dumped in the midst of a complex setup with little explanation and background.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    On the other hand, it's not at all like anything i've read in the genre.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    At the end of the day, there's no coherent picture whatsoever.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Same goes for the main character(s), who aren't quite human to the point that there's no emotional attachment for me.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    However, you won’t come out smarter after searching, which, depending on your view of sf is either the original sin or a long applause for a writer who refuses to take you by the hand.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Some background on that would have been good.

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