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Chain of Command – Snippet 32

Chain of Command – Snippet 32 “Two hundred and forty, sir,” he answered. “Right, two forty. The thing is, it’s transferred so quickly–a lot quicker than a conventional explosion–it converts a section of the hull to plasma which is trying … Continue reading

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Chain of Command – Snippet 31

Chain of Command – Snippet 31 Chapter Sixteen 24 December 2133 (thirty minutes later) (third day in K’tok orbit) The wardroom was crowded, holding all the off-duty officers in white as well as the khaki-clad senior chiefs, almost a dozen … Continue reading

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The Amber Arrow – Snippet 30

This book should be available now so this is the last snippet. The Amber Arrow – Snippet 30 In the north, in the Kalte kingdoms, the gentry learned how to fight in small groups, and battles were usually hardly anything … Continue reading

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Chain of Command – Snippet 30

Chain of Command – Snippet 30 Chapter Fifteen 24 December 2133 (four hours later) (third day in K’tok orbit) Sixth Principle of Naval Leadership: Insure the task is understood, supervised, and accomplished. “Hand me that pinhole nitrogen blower, would you, … Continue reading

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Chain of Command – Snippet 29

Chain of Command – Snippet 29 Chapter Fourteen 24 December 2133 (two day later) (third day in K’tok orbit) Seventh Principle of Naval Leadership: Train your crew as a team. “Missile away,” Filipenko said from the Tac One seat beside … Continue reading

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The Amber Arrow – Snippet 29

The Amber Arrow – Snippet 29 Chapter Twenty-Six: The Heir Ravenelle was amazed and incredibly sad at the same time. This was undoubtedly the royal crown of Vall l’Obac. Her mother’s crown. She didn’t know what this strange creature was … Continue reading

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The Amber Arrow – Snippet 28

The Amber Arrow – Snippet 28 Chapter Twenty-Five: The Dark Angel Princess Marguerite saw Windy one more time after the priest in the black coat and red collar had come through, looking for the queen’s crown. The next morning the … Continue reading

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Chain of Command – Snippet 28

Chain of Command – Snippet 28 Chapter Thirteen 22 December 2133 (two day later) (first day in K’tok orbit) The task force reached orbit and conducted its bombardment and assault as planned. To much relief and some surprise, everything went … Continue reading

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Chain of Command – Snippet 27

Chain of Command – Snippet 27 Chapter Twelve 19-20 December 2133 (later that day and the next) (one day from K’tok orbit) Before turning in, Sam had a visit from Lieutenant Marina Filipenko, an official visit he had requested. She … Continue reading

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The Amber Arrow – Snippet 27

The Amber Arrow – Snippet 27 The spring rose from an underground heat source. It steamed and smelled faintly of sulfur. The odor wasn’t strong enough to smell like rotten eggs or farts. In fact, it wasn’t too unpleasant an … Continue reading

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