Books[ edit ] Both major Deathstalker episodes are classic examples of an epic form of space opera. Even minor characters often have significant portions of a novel devoted to them. Partly a parody of the s space-opera genre, the Deathstalker novels are also a satirical take on dictatorship, fascism, fashion, established religion and the media. Alien species when encountered are subjugated or exterminated; internal dissent is ruthlessly put down, and power is concentrated in the hands of a psychotic empress known as the "Iron Bitch" and a number of aristocratic families, or clans. Under the justification of protecting the empire from external threats, the empress maintains the status quo by playing off different groups against one another, preventing any organisation from becoming powerful enough to challenge her rule.
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Taschenbuch, Seiten Titelbild :? Rebellions cost money and the best way to raise money for a rebellion is to steal it from your enemy. With the help of the Hadenmen and their superior technology, they plant a virus which steals billions of credits for the rebellion and then destroys the financial record-keeping system of the Empire. They also make contact with the underground on Golgotha, represented by the Stevie Blues, three pyrokinetic esper clones, and Alexander Storm, another semi-retired professional rebel.
They return to the Last Standing, a powerful starship where representatives of rebels and freedom fighters from across the Empire are gathering to plan strategy. Four planets are deemed important and the Maze companions split up to deal with each.
Only one of these stories is told in Deathstalker Rebellion, the remainder are saved for Deathstalker War. Erster Teil einer Inhaltsangabe von Todd Richmond auf sfsite. Die Galaxie wartet auf die Befreiung vom Joch der Tyrannei Klappentext der deutschen Ausgabe Wann ist ein Mensch ein Mensch? Das ist eine der zentralen Fragen in diesem zweiten "Deathstalker"-Roman.
Die in "Deathstalker" geschilderten Ereignisse gehen nahtlos weiter. Greens "Deathstalker"-Universums zur " Warhammer In beiden Welten ist aber die Frage, was einen Menschen ausmacht, eine der Angelpunkte, um die sich viel dreht. In "Warhammer Dies wird in mehreren, selbstreflektierenden Dialogen dieser Paare und nicht zuletzt in ihren durchaus humanistisch zu nennden Handlungen herausgearbeitet. Martin, der ja die gleichen Techniken benutzt, festzustellen. Eingestellt von.
And that was when the roof fell in. What a load of tosh! What a peculiar reading experience. On an intellectual level, every fibre screams to put this down, but like a train without brakes you just keep going. And going. Its been ages since I read Deathstalker , and I apparently enjoyed it I rated it 4. If ever a series fit the bill of Fantasy in Space, or Sword and Laser, its this one.
Deathstalker Rebellion Series
Deathstalker Rebellion: Being the Second Part of the Life and Times of Owen Deathstalker