The Resource Fleet of knives, Gareth L. Powell

Fleet of knives, Gareth L. Powell

Label
Fleet of knives
Title
Fleet of knives
Statement of responsibility
Gareth L. Powell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From award-winning author Gareth L. Powell, the second book in the critically acclaimed Embers of War space opera series. The former warship Trouble Dog and her crew of misfits is called upon by the House of Reclamation to investigate a distress call from the human starship the Lucy's Ghost. Her crew abandon their crippled ship and seek refuge abroad an abandoned, slower-than-light generation ship launched ten thousand years before by an alien race. However, the enormous ship contains deadly secrets of its own. Recovered war criminal, Ona Sudak, faces a firing squad for her actions in the Archipelago War. But, at the last moment, she is smuggled out of her high security prison. The Marble Armada has called for her to accompany its ships as observer and liaison, as it spreads itself across the human Generality, enforcing the peace at all costs. The alien ships will not tolerate resistance, and all dissenters are met with overwhelming and implacable force. Then her vessel intercepts messages from the House of Reclamation and decides the Trouble Dog has a capacity for violence which cannot be allowed to endure. As the Trouble Dog and her crew fight to save the crew of the Lucy's Ghost, the ship finds herself caught between chaotic alien monsters on one side, and on the other, destruction at the hands of the Marble Armada."--provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Powell, Gareth
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
An Embers of War novel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Warships
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Atonement
  • Genocide
  • Imaginary wars and battles
Label
Fleet of knives, Gareth L. Powell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1037295783
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9781785655210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1317222
  • (Sirsi) o1037295783
  • (OCoLC)1037295783
Label
Fleet of knives, Gareth L. Powell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1037295783
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9781785655210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1317222
  • (Sirsi) o1037295783
  • (OCoLC)1037295783

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