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Prince of Mercenaries.

Jerry Pournelle

Prince of Mercenaries.

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Published by Baen Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination17cm.338.
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15362031M
ISBN 101555940153


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Many years ago I read a number of books about Falkenberg and his mercenaries. I always enjoyed them. Prince of Mercenaries was a very entertaining story, that I highly recommend.

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Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Steve out of 5 stars Classic mercenary story. A good read. Reviewed in the United States on Ap Verified Purchase. Pournelle is a master of the science fiction mercenary story. He includes reasonable /5(26).

The future belongs to colony worlds like Sparta—if they can survive the death-throes of Earth's civilization. To do that they will need men who understand the art of war, men like mercenary commander John Christian Falkenberg, and Lysander, Prince of Sparta, the first Prince of Mercenaries/5. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Prince of Mercenaries by Jerry Pournelle at Barnes & Noble.

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Then you /5(21). To do that they will need men who understand the art of war, men like mercenary commander John Christian Falkenberg, and Lysander, Prince of Sparta—the first Prince of Mercenaries This is their story, as told by Jerry Pournelle, best-selling author of military science fiction/5.

PRINCE OF MERCENARIES Mass Market Paperback – Mar 1 by Pournelle (Author) out of 5 stars 20 ratings. Book 2 of 4 in the Falkenberg's Legion Series.

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Prince of Mercenaries. May 2, hafiz. With conflicts arising on far-flung planets and the CoDominium’s control over human colonies waning, John Falkenberg’s Mercenary Legionnaires are in great demand.

On Tanith, a prison planet also known for its export of the pleasure drug borloi, Governor Blaine has summoned Falkenberg and his. Prince Of Mercenaries By Jerry Pournelle - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. Prince of the Mercenaries by Jerry Pournelle,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

Prince of Mercenaries () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Falkenberg's Legion () Some of his books are centered on a fictional mercenary force known as Falkenberg’s Legion. There is a strong similarity between Pournelle’s Falkenberg’s Legion stories and the Childe Cycle stories by Gordon R.

Dickson and the Starship Troopers, but. Prince of Mercenaries is actually a great book. It's just that its content has been collected in a more complete edition. The first two books in Pournelle's novels of John Christian Falkenberg were The Mercenary, followed by West of Honor.5/5(3).

44 books based on 15 votes: Mercenary by R.J. Connor, Someone Else's War: Mercenaries From To The Present by Anthony Rogers, My Friend the Mercenary. The Mercenary, West Of Honor, Falkenberg's Legion (Falkenberg's Legion #1), Prince of Mercenaries (Falkenberg's Legion #2), Go Tell the Spartans (Falken Home My Books.

Find books like Prince of Mercenaries (Falkenberg's Legion #2) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Prince of Merce. ‎With conflicts arising on far-flung planets and the CoDominium’s control over human colonies waning, John Falkenberg’s Mercenary Legionnaires are in great demand.

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The bestselling saga of Falkenberg's legion, complete in one huge volume, this contains stories that were originally published in four parts as "Falkenberg's Legion, Prince of Mercenaries, Go Tell the Spartans" and "Prince of Sparta."/5. A world with more mercenaries means a world with more war, which is why Prince’s proposal is so dangerous.

Prince is an amateur and makes rookie mistakes, which is. Prince of mercenaries a novel of Falkenberg's Legion by Jerry Pournelle Published by Baen Books in New York, : The use of auxiliaries and mercenaries is effective during prosperous times, but in times of adversity, reliance on borrowed troops, like reliance on fortune, is a perilous liability.

Summary — Chapter XIV: A Prince’s Concern in Military Matters. A prince must have no other objective, no other thought, nor take up any profession but that. The book went into the nuts and bolts of how a mercenary outfit would operate, and Tanith was a plausible explanation of how and why a slavery system could develop.

I liked, though it was predictable, Major Barton rejoining Falkenberg's legion. I liked Prince Lysander of Sparta not getting the girl (one of those duty over desire things)/5(4).

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Free shipping for many products. Prince of mercenaries: a novel of Falkenberg's Legion. For a century the Americans and Soviets have maintained an uneasy alliance based on the CoDominium. But nothing lasts forever. The CoDominium's energies are nearly spent.

The Prince (Italian: Il Principe [il ˈprintʃipe]) is a 16th-century political treatise by the Italian diplomat and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli. From his correspondence, a version appears to have been distributed inusing a Latin title, De Principatibus (Of Principalities).Author: Niccolò Machiavelli.

Prince of mercenaries: a novel of Falkenberg's Legion by Jerry Pournelle; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: John Christian Falkenberg (Fictitious character), Fiction. Arms to defend the state are the prince's own, mercenaries, auxiliaries, or a mix of the three. Mercenaries and auxiliaries are dangerous and unreliable.

If a mercenary is talented, he will always be trying to increase his power at the prince's expense. If he is incompetent, he will ruin the prince. This listing is for 3 paperback books. West of Honor. Prince of Mercenaries.

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Books /5(20). The book's 26 chapters can be divided into four sections: Chapters discuss the different types of principalities or states, Chapters discuss the different types of armies and the proper conduct of a prince as military leader, Chapters discuss the character and behavior of the prince, and Chapters discuss Italy's desperate.

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The Prince Summary. How to be a prince, by Niccolò Machiavelli to his BFF Lorenzo de' Medici: Step 1: get yourself a kingdom, and preferably have your own army while doing it since mercenaries are bad news. Be careful when choosing a place to take over.

Title: Prince of Mercenaries (Falkenberg's Legion) Author(s): Jerry Pournelle ISBN: / (USA edition) Publisher: Baen Books,U.S. Machiavelli’s reference to Italy in the context of mercenaries is significant, since he wrote The Prince partly to help Italy become more stable and powerful in the face of its aggressive neighbors.

However, in these chapters Machiavelli does not refer to Italy’s history more than that of other countries, so it is not readily apparent at. Jerry Pournelle is a reigning master of military science fiction, author of the series of novels about John Christian Falkenberg and his legion of interstellar mercenaries, and many other works, such as Janissaries, Exiles to Glory, High Justice, King David's Spaceship, Starswarm, and others/5(21).

contents. introduction youth aet. — office aet. — literature and death aet. — the man and his works dedication the prince chapter i how many kinds of principalities there are, and by what means they are acquired chapter ii concerning hereditary principalities.

Josiah Harlan, Prince of Ghor (12 June − October ) was an American adventurer, best known for travelling to Afghanistan and Punjab with the intention of making himself a king. While there, he became involved in local politics and factional military actions, eventually winning the title Prince of Ghor in perpetuity for himself and his descendants in exchange for military : 12 JuneNewlin Township in.

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By the time he was thirteen, he was the leader of a band of bloodthirsty thugs/5(). ~New book for support! Chapter Mercenary King (Small Finale) Chapter Personal worship. Chapter Recruit Chapter Crash Course for Junior Officers Chapter The idea of opening a branch Chapter Amerigo Returns ~ Decided!

~ New title problem ~ Great fire! ~ Let ’s go to the post I just posted to discuss ~ I want to be born again!. Chapter Falun Copper Mine Chapter This is a list of mercenaries. It includes foreign volunteers, private military contractors, and other "soldiers of fortune".

1 Ancient World. 7 Further reading. 8 External links. Carthaginian Empire. Greek mercenary from Achaea who served in the Carthaginian garrison at Lilybaeum while it was besieged by the Romans during the First Punic War.The Old Guard is an upcoming American superhero film directed by Gina on the comic book of the same name, the film will star Charlize Theron, KiKi Layne, Marwan Kenzari, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Chiwetel story focuses on a pack of mercenaries who are all centuries-old immortals able to heal from any wound.