Category Archives: Military History

History Repeats Itself

(Warning: This blog post is about scene inspiration in Hero of the Republic and contains spoilers!) “After our fighter attack, the Hollaran main force shifted its course toward us.  We made a run toward the Cres tunnel point but distance … Continue reading

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The Casus Bellum and the Art of Corporate War

Casus Belli: Latin expression meaning “An act or event that provokes or is used to justify war.” When I was outlining the story arc for the TCOTU series, I knew that Heskan and crew would be leaving the Republic. The … Continue reading

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Privateers – What’s in a Name?

A number of the privateer outfits used by the corporate systems to augment their forces in Last Measure of Devotion have historical significance. Iron Brigade of the West (In Book 5, just “The Iron Brigade”) Also known as the Black … Continue reading

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