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Despite some trickery by the Cetagandan monitors, the infiniry to control the food pile succeeded and order was restored in the camp with Tris as de facto commandant. In the process he meets a monster of “genetics gone wild” and there is no way you would believe me if I tell you what happens. In a fascinating and courageous display of brains over brawn, Miles wins their trust and whips the whole lot into shape.
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Those heartless bastards have not an iota of human empathy or understanding of others’ struggles or emotions. The readers gets the same clues that the rest of his Dendarii get–and that’s not much. But I notice that they have their own firm notions of what’s important and they stick to their guns, literally. In it, Miles wakes to find himself in Hell, no wait, a domed Cetagandan prison camp that might as well be.
He’s nothing to look at, standing not five-feet tall in his boots, with a skewed spine and bones that easily break. As science fiction it’s not outstanding, even though some innovations are interesting. Miles, Borderz and Microbes. Suegar the lonely prophet, Tris and Beatrice, warrior-leaders of the female gang, and Sergeant Oliver, the cynical commando. Some of the time.
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This one comes right after Labrynth. It’s a hell of an “a-ha! In this book, Miles goes loiis as a Marilacan prisoner-of-war, allowing himself to be captured by the Cetagandans, who have invaded and occupied Marilaca.
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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. What does that mean for his relationship with his mother? The leap of faith. Okay, that was so much fun. Miles is his usual self, bullshitting his way to a position of power, and he meets several people who see straight through him near immediately, which I found to be very satisfying, especially since each of them saw through him in a different way. May 08, Kathleen rated it really liked it Shelves: I have complicated feelings about Miles and his disability because he’s disabled, but he’s also nujold.
In terms of innovations, the series mainly hinges on advanced biomedical technology, including cloning and other types of genetic engineering no longer fiction.
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Other books in the series. This naming system began about unfinity ago, after Barrayar’s wormhole to Mother Earth collapsed and the Period of Isolation began, transforming and regressing advanced Barrayar into a feudal system of government.
Oliver glanced, oddly enough, at Suegar. This book is an anthology of three novellas about the life of the young Miles Vorkosigan. I bought the first one and simply couldn’t stop.
I chuckle at his fascination with tall, strong-willed redheads. Infinityy first mvmaster is set after the Warrior’s Apprentice, and is him out thinking a murderer. The first story was strong but sad, the second fun but forgettable, and the third was pretty damn amazing.
Miles is a genius, but he has to work twice as hard as everyone just to keep up physically. This is all fine, but some authors really go out of their way to complicate the matters even more.