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Nature of the Beast

Authors: Fawkes, Richard
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
BISAC/Subject: FIC028000, FIC028050, FIC028030
ISBN: 9780061967733, Related ISBNs: 0061967734, 9780060536770, 9780061967733
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 352,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

The forces of annihilation

Throughout the galaxy, the near-invincible armiesof the alien Remor have set their sights on one goal: the complete extermination of the human race.Outnumbered and outgunned, The InterstellarDefense League cannot afford to discard any asset -- so a disgraced Sector Commander is being given a chance to redeem himself ... by sacrificing his life.

The fate of Christoph Stone -- and, perhaps, the destiny of all humankind -- is to be decided on a distant frontier planet nestled deep in enemy-controlled space. Saddled with shockingly green troops, a captain with a checkered past, and a trouble-making civilian expeditionary force, Stone's mission is clear and clearly suicidal. Because even his superiors are unaware of the weapon the Remor have waiting for the human invaders as they attempt to retake a captive world: an instrument of destruction that is demonic, unstoppable ... and obscenely human.

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