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A 20th anniversary edition of REDLINERS is out from Baen July 2016 with a new introduction. Redliners is possibly the best thing I’ve written. It’s certainly the most important thing, both to me personally and to the audience I particularly … Continue reading

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Baen Free Radio Hour: Redliners 20th Anniversary Edition

BFRH 2016 08 26: David Drake on Redliners 20th Anniversary Edition; and David Drake’s The Sea Without a Shore Part 13 David Drake discusses Redliners 20th Anniversary Edition. Redliners is considered by most to be a military science fiction classic … Continue reading

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What’s your best book?

What’s your best book? Again, that’s a matter of definition. Personally I’d say Redliners, but that’s not a book for everybody. It’s a very tough story about war and redemption. With the Lightnings–a space opera–and the Isles Series, my Tolkienesque … Continue reading

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Grimmer Than Hell

COMING HOME BY THE LONG WAY A few years ago I collected my humorous stories in All the Way to the Gallows.” In my introduction I admitted that I wasn’t best known for writing humor. This is what I’m best … Continue reading

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