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Kaspar's Box (The Three Kings 3) by Jack L. Chalker

By Jack L. Chalker

For hundreds of years, interstellar prospectors had looked for the fabled worlds of the 3 Kings, the misplaced El Dorado of the galaxy. but when any chanced on it, they have been by no means heard from back. The mad cyborg Prophet, Ishmael Hand, found the mysterious method, with artefacts indicating a superhuman expertise, and he had refused to bare its situation ahead of vanishing. Now an opportunity come upon among what is left of the as soon as - strong human army and an inexplicable allen strength has introduced an armed day trip to the 3rd planet of the 3 Kings, Kaspar. they'll subscribe to forces with the survivors of the 2 past expeditions, who've been marooned either by way of alien powers and via human treachery, as they eventually stumble upon the alien minds in the back of the mysterious triple planetary procedure - and they'll face a call that can verify the destiny of the full human race!

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I know you say that, probably even believe it,” Murply responded. “But it’s a losing battle even if you do it honestly.

And that was why the pilots and the grunts, supported, of course, by the best in robotics, but not governed by them, remained. The Thermopylae had exactly one hundred and sixty pilots in four squadrons with three hundred base personnel supporting them when she found herself orphaned from higher command; beyond those few was one division of marines divided into four regiments of eight forty-person companies each. Six hundred and forty men and women, with twice that in support, all of whom were also rated to replace anyone in the combat division if needed.

We’ve heard all this before,” the leader told him. “Just cut power and our mother ship will take you aboard. You can make your arguments there. I have nothing to do with the case, I just bring in who I’m told to bring in. Now, we know that there’s more than just you aboard. ” The old man thought for a moment. “Maybe. ” “We don’t conscript. ” “Then you don’t know much about your own operations,” the old captain responded, sounding weary and resigned. ” He paused a moment, then sighed. “Okay, pull me in.

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