- Author:Keith Laumer
- Publisher:Berkley Pub. Corp. : distributed by Putnam; 1st edition (1976)
- Pages:179 pages
- Subcategory:Science Fiction
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Keith Laumer (1925-1993) John Keith Laumer was an American science fiction author born in Syracuse, New York. Prior to his career as a writer, Laumer was an officer in the United States Air Force
Keith Laumer (1925-1993) John Keith Laumer was an American science fiction author born in Syracuse, New York. Prior to his career as a writer, Laumer was an officer in the United States Air Force. After war service, he spent a year at the University of Stockholm, and then took two bachelor's degrees in science and architecture at the University of Illinois. His first story, Greylorn, was published in 1959, but he returned to the Air Force the following year, only becoming a full-time writer in 1965
A short history of the bolo fighting machines
A short history of the bolo fighting machines. THE FIRST APPEARANCE in history of the concept of the armored vehicle was the use of wooden-shielded war wagons by the reformer John Huss in fifteenth-century Bohemia. Thereafter the idea lapsed-unless one wishes to consider the armored knights of the Middle Ages, mounted on armored warhorses-until the twentieth century.
Bolo: Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade is a collection of science fiction stories by American writer Keith Laumer, published in 1976. It includes six stories about cybertanks called Bolos. It will be a rewarding experience.
Formed in the 27th century, the Dinochrome Brigade was the Concordiat 's overarching unit for Bolo forces during the latter half of its existence.
Good book I have read other books of the series and plan download and read others. If you loved the original Keith Laumer Bolo stories, you will love this! The best of future sentient tank warfare stories!
Good book I have read other books of the series and plan download and read others.
In the action-packed Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade, the ultimate fighting machines tell their own fascinating, far-ranging and ultimately tragic story. Contents: A Short History of the Bolo Fighting Machines (1976) The Night of the Trolls (1963) Courier (1961) Field Test (1976) The Last Command (1967) A Relic of War (1969) Combat Unit (1960).
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Bolo The Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade.
A collection of stories The classic military dilemma-preventing those who defend you from turning on you-is seemingly solved with the implementation of the Bolos, mechanical servants with artificial intelligence and state-of-the-art high-tech weaponry. Bolo The Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade.
Bolo: Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade is a collection of stories by Keith Laumer published in 1976. Plot summary Reception
Bolo: Annals of the Dinochrome Brigade is a collection of stories by Keith Laumer published in 1976. Plot summary Reception. It sill be a rewarding experience.
Keith Laumer is known for the Retief stories. Stories from the former chronicle the evolution of super tanks that become self-aware through the constant improvement resulting from centuries of intermittent warfare against various alien races; the latter deals with the adventures of a cynical spacefaring diplomat who has to overcome the red-tape-infused failures of people with names like Ambassador Grossblunder. Most are collections.