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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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Battle Planning in Last Measure of Devotion

One of the things I wanted to do in Last Measure of Devotion was make each battle different. I’ve tried to do that with each book. This Corner of the Universe dealt with a small scale, usually just one or two ships … 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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