Field of Dishonor
The surprise attack of the People's Republic of Haven on the kingdom of Manticore has failed. The Peeps are in disarray, their leaders fighting for power in bloody revolution, and the Royal Manticoran Navy stands victorious. But success can be more treacherous than defeat for Honor Harrington.... show more
The surprise attack of the People's Republic of Haven on the kingdom of Manticore has failed. The Peeps are in disarray, their leaders fighting for power in bloody revolution, and the Royal Manticoran Navy stands victorious. But success can be more treacherous than defeat for Honor Harrington. Trapped at the core of a political crisis she never sought, betrayed by an old and vicious enemy she'd thought vanquished forever, she stands alone. She must fight for justice on a battlefield she never trained for in a private war that offers just two choices: death ...or a 'victory' that can only end in dishonor and the loss of all she loves.
Publish date: October 1st 1999
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Space Opera
, Military Science Fiction
For my thoughts on characters, plot, etc., please check out my review here. Still enjoying Madelyn Buzzard's reading of these books and this one is extremely emotional, so her voice and how she interprets the characters are important. No matter how many times I read this or the fact I know it's co...
It is such a relief to see some villains starting to get some depth, like Georgia Sakristos and Rob Pierre. Even the Republic has a little more depth, even as Honor loses some. I still love this series, but it can seem so cardboardy sometimes.
My review of Field of Dishonor
Given the title and the short description this is really not a surprise but I did not like this book in the Harrington series. I mostly read this one since I didn't want to skip a book in the series.The entire book revolves around political bullshit and vendettas. It's more or less all planet-bound....
There is Mary Sue. There is Marty Sue. What type of Sue is it when the author is male and the character female?This isn't a bad book and it is somewhat intersting. It's just I wish everyone in the book would stop telling me how wonderful Honor is. And I'm sorry, the whole relationship thing didn...