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Accidental war

Walter Jon Williams

Accidental war

by Walter Jon Williams

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space warfare,
  • Fiction,
  • Life on other planets

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWalter Jon Williams
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3573.I456213 A23 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 475 pages
    Number of Pages475
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26975503M
    ISBN 100062467026
    ISBN 109780062467027
    OCLC/WorldCa1005113769

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    Accidental wars [closed] Ask Question Asked 4 years, 1 month ago. The idea of a "declaration of war" is a really modern concept that covers only a very small portion of the history of warfare. Furthermore, it is a uniquely western concept. which triggered the Great War. It is pretty close to accidental, considering they avoided the.   Read "The Accidental War A Novel" by Walter Jon Williams available from Rakuten Kobo. Blending fast-paced military science fiction and space opera, the first volume in a dynamic trilogy from the New York Ti /5(14).


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The Accidental War is, apparently, the start of a new series in WJW's Praxis setting. It follows Gareth Martinez and Caroline Sula, they were from a previous trilogy from this author I would like to thank William Morrow for providing this book, I was a winner of a galley copy of the Accidental War by Walter Jon Williams/5.

The Accidental War sets the stage for the arrival of that shock and may just be the cure for their boredom. Obviously the first in what appears to be a multi-part series, do not expect resolution but instead settle for what Walter Jon Williams delivers so well and that is a detailed set up and world building for what appears Accidental war book be a very /5(32).

The Accidental War: A Novel (Praxis) - Kindle edition by Williams, Walter Jon. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Accidental War: A Novel (Praxis)/5(55).

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Williams is consummate writer. His worldbuilding continues excellent, his characterization is solid and believable, and his attention to detail while juggling a complex story of intrigue and financial disaster is deeply, impressive.

Well-paced, tense, and deeply compelling, The Accidental War is a very entertaining work. nd: HarperCollins Publishers. The Accidental War Walter Jon Williams. Harper Voyager, $ trade paper (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book.

This capable military SF trilogy. The Accidental War opens a new trilogy set in the Praxis. Seven years have passed since the Naxid War, and both Gareth Martinez and Caroline Sula have been sidelined by a military establishment.

The Logic of Accidental Nuclear War analyzes the danger of nuclear inadvertence lurking in the command and control systems of the nuclear superpowers. The 2nd in the ‘Accidental Traveler’ series is almost better than the first, the impact of the first book makes it a powerful contender, but the second book has a lot more action, and Hal, returning to Fantasma, takes on an entirely new role, and this allows him to explore so much more of the land, his abilities and meet so many more.

Editorial Reviews “A. Baime is a master. His reporting and storytelling are woven to hypnotic effect. Opening the first page of The Accidental President is like pulling up a chair to Truman’s White House desk where we sit engrossed as world events unfold in the most intimate manner, titanic in scale.

Baime brings us as close as we are likely to get to this completely 4/4(3). The Accidental War A Novel. Walter Jon Williams. 35 Ratings; Williams doesn't lead with battles, but the groundwork that he lays ensures that this new war can carry several future volumes.

This is a solid start to a series that military science fiction fans should enjoy. GENRE. Sci-Fi & Fantasy. RELEASED.4/5(35). This sort of opening was a signal that the book was (amazingly enough) SCIENCE FICTION—and usually substandard SF at that. THE ACCIDENTAL WAR has an opening very much like that—and it threw me off my stride for a bit/5.

In the Matt Myklusch book The Secret War the protagonist Jack Blank, a hero who can control machines with his mind is part of the Imagine Nation, a secret floating island populated by the worlds superheroes for example androids, ninjas, medieval warriors, and aliens from outer space/5.

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Blending fast-paced military science fiction and space opera, the first volume in a dynamic trilogy from the New York Times bestselling author of The Praxis, set in the universe of his popular and critically acclaimed Dread Empire's Fall series--a tale of blood, courage, adventure and battle in which the fate of an empire rests in the hands of a cadre of desperate.

The risk of accidental nuclear war is only growing, and barring major initiatives for risk reduction, it’s merely a matter of time until our luck runs out. Most of the reports in the timeline above come from the Union of Concerned Scientists, the Nuclear Files, Eric Schlosser’s book, Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus.

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About the Book. Blending fast-paced military science fiction and space opera, the first volume in a dynamic trilogy from the New York Times bestselling author of The Praxis, set in the universe of his popular and critically acclaimed Dread Empire’s Fall series—a tale of blood, courage, adventure and battle in which the fate of an empire rests in the hands of a cadre of desperate.

The "Accidental War" Question Marc Trachtenberg Department of History University of Pennsylvania Febru Note: This paper was presented at a workshop on Organizational Theory and International History, held on March, at the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford Size: KB.

The Accidental War. A Novel of the Praxis. By: This book leaves the story incomplete without at least one more in the series. Most ambitious was Willams' attempt to set up the work with a plausible economic disaster. We know it's plausible because he pretty much copied the root causes of the market crash to do it.

That was a complex.An Accidental War By Mark Steyn. About Mark Steyn Aug PM The consummate interventionist Robert Kagan wrote in his recent book that the American military “remains unmatched.David John Kilcullen FRGS (born ) is an Australian author, strategist, and counterinsurgency expert who is currently the non-executive Chairman of Caerus Associates, a strategy and design consulting firm that he founded.

He is a professor at University of New South Wales, Canberra. From tohe was Chief Strategist in the Office of the Coordinator for Alma mater: Royal Military College, Duntroon.