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Author LinkScalzi, John,1969-
Title LinkOld man’s war / John Scalzi.
Imprint New York : Tor, c2005.
Description 320 p. ;  21 cm.
Type of Material Book
Gen. Note "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Summary John Perry did two things on his seventy-fifth birthday. First he visited his wife’s grave. Then he joined the army. The good news is that humanity finally made it into interstellar space. The bad news is that planets fit to live on are scarce - and alien races willing to fight us for them are common. So, we fight. to defend Earth, and to stake our own claim to planetary real estate. Far from Earth, the war has been going on for decades: brutal, bloody, unyielding.--p. [4] of cover.
Subject LinkLife on other planets -- Fiction.
LinkSpace colonies -- Fiction.
LinkSpace warfare -- Fiction.
LinkOlder men -- Fiction.
LinkSoldiers -- Fiction.
LinkScience fiction.

System Number 000663077
ISBN Link0765315246 (pbk.)
Link9780765315243 (pbk.)
Link0765309408 (hbk.)
Link9780765309402 (hbk.)

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