By Jerry Pournelle, S.M. Stirling
Entire novels of the top-selling Man-Kzin Wars in a single hugh quantity: The kid's Hour by way of Jerry Pournelle and S.M. Stirling: because the warfare rages on among the powerful felinoid warriors from the planet Kzin and the wimpy leaf-eating monkey-boys from Earth, one Kzin commander has made up our minds to benefit from the monkeys and cooperate to overcome. however the people understand how to get the competitors of an enemy to cooperate, too. Cathouse by way of Dean Ing: In one other nook of the galaxy, Carroll Locklear is stranded on a planet with a gaggle of prehistoric Kzinti. to outlive, he needs to locate universal reason, if no longer with the men, then with the adult females of that antiques species...
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