Center Of Gravity: Star Carrier: Book Two

Mass Market Paperback | February 22, 2011

byIan Douglas

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Center of Gravity is the second book in the explosive Star Carrier series by Ian Douglas—and a breathtaking new high in military sf, the strongest of the science fiction subgenres. Battlestar Galactica fans will adore this saga of ultimate war in deep space, as humankind risks its very future, battling a vast alien evil empire in order to achieve transcendence and become a major power in the universe. Douglas’s Center of Gravity belongs on every action-lover’s sf bookshelf—right between Joe Haldeman’s The Forever War and Heinlein’s Starship Troopers.<_o3a_p>

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Center of Gravity is the second book in the explosive Star Carrier series by Ian Douglas—and a breathtaking new high in military sf, the strongest of the science fiction subgenres. Battlestar Galactica fans will adore this saga of ultimate war in deep space, as humankind risks its very future, battling a vast alien evil empire in order...

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In the evolution of every sentient race, there is a turning point when the species achieves transcendence through technology.The warlike Sh’daar are determined that this monumental milestone will never be achieved by the creatures known as human.On the far side of known human space, the Marines are under siege, battling the relentless...

Ian Douglas is one of the pseudonyms for William H. Keith,New York Timesbestselling author of the popular military science fiction series The Heritage Trilogy, The Legacy Trilogy, The Inheritance Trilogy, Star Corpsman, and Star Carrier. A former naval corpsman, he lives in Pennsylvania.

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Format:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 6.75 × 4.19 × 1 inPublished:February 22, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061840262

ISBN - 13:9780061840265

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Rated 1 out of 5 by from Centre of gravity Became repetitive. Half the book was simply retelling the same details from the first book. Had potential but was killed by way too much technology jargon that seemed to contradict itself.
Date published: 2014-02-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from MOTU Great book with good character development and military strategy in space combat.
Date published: 2013-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Space Military fiction Awesome book with some good science behind it.
Date published: 2013-01-08