PDF or EPUB In Enemy Hands by David Weber
David Weber í 4 ReadTubes abandon ship Whatever it takes to stop my eyes from further bleeding This is a sad day I ve ated most of these books to this points with 4 stars with one of them good enough to earn a coveted 5th star Most of them have infodumps and boring spells but this one has had nothing else for the first thirdToo many books out there I want to Gargantuan read so no point in continuing to torturing myselfI might pick it up again later but for now I mesigning my commission I found this incredibly difficult to put down While the action did take a little time to get under way I was enjoying the build up of the story and way I was enjoying the build up of the story and around Chapter 12 I was wondering if the tile of the book would actually come around and then it did and the book took shocking turn after shocking turn This series has no ualms about throwing incredibly hard and emotional punches and that went double during the climax There wasn t much of a Wolfgang resolution to anything sadly so I m going to have toead the next one Publishing Women: Salons, the Presses, and the Counter-Reformation in Sixteenth-Century Italy rather soon It was good even though Iead it out of order which can be agonizing on Harrington booksThe usual chapter
long ecapitulations and data dumps early on finally gives way to a fun interesting story While not the bestrecapitulations and data dumps early on finally gives way to a fun interesting story While not the best in the series it certainly has its moments As usual the title is a spoiler but that s OK Unfortunately it gives Weber a chance to make lots of people go all gooey over Honor until the heroine worship already cloying becomes just too much We definitely get a much deeper look into Haven s society problems Weber has done a fine job there the book is worth eading for that if nothing else He s done a fine job of drawing parallels to our current welfare system Communist countries the French Revolution The abysmal stupidity ignorance of generational dole Кракатит recipients as a whole is perfect his pointedemarks about where our educational system are heading were Werewolf: The Apocalypse right on target IOW he s a bit preachy politically again but it didn t bother me as much as in the last While he explains as much he showed which helpedOn to the next Echoes of Honor In Enemy Hands does not have the distinction ofedeeming the Honor Harrington series It is another installment that is long drawn out and Das überforderte Gehirn: Mit Steinzeitwerkzeug in der Hightech-Welt rather boringHonor is now a Commodore in the Manticoran Navyather estored compared to her situation a few books ago While waiting for the next big engagement she goes on an escort mission and is captured by the Peeps along with. Stematic humiliation by her gaolers Honor's future has become both bleak and short Yet bad as things look they're about to get
worse for the PeepsAt the publisher's euest this title is sold without DRM Digital Rights ManagementA lifetime military history buff Davidfor the PeepsAt the publisher's Ivy Vines Visions reuest this title is sold without DRM Digital Rights ManagementA lifetime military history buff David has carried his interest in history into his fiction In the New York Times best selling Honor Harrington series the spirit of both CS Forester's Horatio Hornblower and history's Admiral Nelson are evident With over five million copies of his books in print David Weber is the fastestising star in the Science Fiction universe His Honor Harrington series boasts over 3 million copies in print and Weber has had over thirteen of his titles on The New York Times Best Seller List War of Honor book 10 in the series appeared on over twelve Best Seller lists including The Wall Street Journal The New York Times and USA TODAYWhile he is best known for his spirited modern minded space operas he has also developed a fantasy series of which two. Not one of the best of this series It takes even longer than usual for anything *To Happen About 200 Pages *happen about 200 pages situation that puts Honor in a position to be captured seems contrived as does the whole escape scenarioI think Weber has introduced a Lady captured seems contrived as does the whole escape scenarioI think Weber has introduced a Lady for his Horatio Honor has fallen in love with the Earl of White Haven I ve been careful to avoid spoilers on this series but if I had to guess things don t look good for White Haven s wife I m addicted Got home with In Enemy Hands and I just had to sit down and Mein Plan zur Rettung der unsichtbaren Freundin von nebenan read to find out what happens next in the Alliance Peeps warJesus talk about intense and very emotionalI hate having to wait until the next book Just when Honor seemed to be back on track in the RMNesuming her illustrious career there the universe seems to turn against her Caught in a surprise ambush she manages to save the est of her convoy but the ship she is on is capturedNow the Peeps have her and and their ueen of propaganda Cordelia Ransom has specific designs on Harrington s fate and those plans
don t include longevity of lifeIn several of the exceptional books of this series thet include longevity of lifeIn several of the exceptional books of this series the has gone from steady to urgent and then a climatic ush to the end Here it is of a very long crash landing The pace is pretty uick to start with and then the initial military engagements are excellently written with a fast pace As Honor s circumstances spiral out of control Weber does an exceptional job switching viewpoints so the Chicken Licken reader knows everything heshe needs to about what is going on but he does not cross the line of coherency where the various viewpoints become confusing than intricateThis book delves even deeply into Honor s character specifically how her imprisonment and treatment therein affects her psyche Her internal struggle is done pretty well though Weber might have overdone the climax of her internal battle against hopelessness Just a tad over the topI do highlyecommend this book though if you ve never ead any of the other Harrington novels they would provide a great foundation for understanding many of the characters and the political setting Harrington is maneuvering within I would also ecommend getting your hands on a copy of Echoes of Honor which is the novel which follows this oneAll in all I would call this one of the better Harrington novels especially if you Mindfulness for Black Dogs Blue Days: Finding a Path Through Depression read this and Echoes of Honor back to back Very well done Jettison the debris clear the missle. The Road to HellHonor Harrington's career has its ups and its downs She's survived ship to ship battles assassins political vendettas and duels She's been shot at shot down and just plain shot had starships blown out from under her and made personal enemies who will stop at nothing touin her and somehow she's survived it allBut this time she's Koshka's Tales: Stories from Russia really in troubleThe People's Republic of Haven has finally found an admiral who can win battles and Honor's orders take her straight into an ambush Outnumbered outgunned and unable toun she has just two options see the people under her command die in a hopeless futile battle or surrender them and herself to the PeepsThere can be only one choice and at least the People's Navy promises to treat their prisoners honorably But the Navy is overruled by the political authorities and Honor finds herself bound for a prison planet aptly named Hell and her scheduled executionPut into solitary confinement separated from her officers and her treecat Nimitz and subjected to sy. Some of her personnel including Nimitz McKeon LaFollet Harkness and a female character that I can barely emember The Peeps overseen by Commissioner Cordelia Ransom loathe Honor and aren t going to make any concessions or try to make nice and trade her for someone of importance Things are looking eally badThere s a small indication that White Haven and Honor are going to have some sort of omantic interlude but it doesn t actually come to fruition in this novel Kind of bummed about that as some omance and scandal would shake up the drawn *out plotting I enjoyed the second half of this book far than the *plotting I enjoyed the second half of this book far than the For the first 40 pages or so the eader is treated not only to a RSPB Pocket Garden Birdwatch recap of theest of the series understandable most serieses do this but also example after example of how special Honor how everyones loves how she is the most uniue and amazing person every If one person isn t thinking it another and the The Courtship Maneuver (The Alpha Billionaire Club - Book 2) reader gets both people s thoughts than onceGag me with a spoon Honestly I would be saying this even if Honor was a male One of the good things about Harry Potter was the fact that Rowling didn t make him the best at everything Honor is the best at everything She s great uestion would she be that great if Weber hadn t made her with strength special treecat abilities and genetic enhancements If you don t like youe a bad guy who meets a messy end However once the book gets into space it gets much better Honor s imprisonment and escape are well done and while there is a bit too much political lecturing and one wonders why Honor couldn t make a mistake why her capture has to be the fault of another officier the action than makes up for it This novel IMO is where Honor Harrington jumps the sharkHonor is captured by the where Honor Harrington jumps the sharkHonor is captured by the who don t like her and execute her Well except for the part where No never mind that would be spoilingThis also contains the very start of the Lord Nelson approved affair with a married woman er man Weber maintained he had to do it to be fair to Nelson in Space Many of his fans at the time eplied No you don tThe first six novels are good space opera although the sixth Honor Among Enemies is a bit longer than it should have been No 7 isn t a lucky number The sheer weight of exposition buries In Enemy Hands I ead it when it first came out and wasn t impressed I ecently tried e eading it and couldn t None of the subseuent main thread novels have been better th. Books have been published Oath of Swords and The War God's Own David's solo work also includes three novels of the Dahak series and the stand alone novels Path of the Fury and The Excalibur AlternativeWeber's first published novels grew out of his work as a war game designer for the Task Force game Starfire With collaborator Steve White Weber has written four novels set in that universe Insurrection Crusade In Death Ground and The Shiva OptionRecent bestsellers in planetary adventures also include the teamwork of John Ringo in the best selling Empire of Man series where the titles March Upcountry March to the Sea March to the Stars and We Few have made appearances on The New York Times ListWeber's proliferation continues with author Eric Flint where they joined forces in the Best Selling Ring of Fire alternate history series for 1634 The Baltic War coming in MayA popular guest at science fiction conventions Weber makes his home in South Carolina with his wife Sharon three children and a passel of do.