The Chosen (The General, #6)
Avg rating 4.50
4.50 stars
Give rating

Ratings (1)

The Chosen

by David Drake, S. M. Stirling
Release date: 1996
Type: speculative fiction
Genres: science fictionmilitary science fiction

Planted by interstellar probes on hundreds of human-occupied worlds, the downloaded personalities of Raj Whitehall and the ancient battle computer knows as Center work together for planetary unity. The goal is to prepare those worlds for membership in the Second Federation of Man. But on one planet they do the opposite: on visager they work to prevent unity. For on Visager a nation-state of vicious militarists is about to start the final war to unite their world – once that is accomplished and their technology has matured they will turn outward, bringing theit fatal racist infection to the stars.

John Hosten is the son of a high general of the Chosen. Jeffrey Farr is the son of an admiral of the only nation on Visager that might be capable of halting the onslaught. Through a strange twist of fate they have become brothers united in their hatred of all that the Chosen hope to do. Only they – with the aid of the disembodied voices of their mentors from the stars – stand between eternal tyranny for their world and eternal war for the galaxy.

(updated 2017-01-17)

Other books you might like

Q-Ship Chameleon (Castle Federation, #4)Operation Wild Tarpan (Extinction Biome: Invasion, #2)A Savage War of Peace (Ark Royal, #5)Bringers of Hell (Tau Ceti Agenda, #6)A Rising Thunder (Honor Harrington, #13)
Online 44 visitors
Newest member: vanda shams
Total members: 5440