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#2 in Spin off series from "lost fleet" series.,
This review is from: The Lost Stars: Perilous Shield (Kindle Edition)
Moves on the story of the Syndicate worlds after Black Jack's victories recounted in the lost fleet series. Think: break up of Soviet union, re-emerging democracy etc. and you hsve the bssic picture.
This series runs in parallel with the Beyond Frontiers sequels.
The scenarios are a bit simplistic and very stereotyped but there are a few interesting twists. There are clearly about 5 books planned so the story lacks pace and I felt it was being stretched over about four books too many.