Lash-up

Lash-up

eBook - 2015
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New York Times bestselling author Larry Bond thrills again in Lash-Up, an explosive new novel. In a bid to dominate Asia and the western Pacific, China provokes a military crisis with the United States and then starts shooting down GPS satellites. America has only a short amount of time to devise some way of protecting its remaining satellites or China will gain an enormous advantage in the coming conflict. The only way the satellites can be protected is from orbit, so an armed spacecraft must be quickly designed, built, and launched to fight on this new battlefield.A team of soldier-scientists must construct a craft capable of knocking space weapons out of the sky. The fate of the United States rests on the shoulders of these determined people.At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied.
Publisher: 2015
ISBN: 9781466818941
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc

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SEBoiko
Aug 22, 2015

... the path from theory to practice can be a bit bumpy at times.

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SEBoiko
Aug 22, 2015

The effectiveness of security is inversely proportional to its convenience,...

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SEBoiko
Aug 22, 2015

The most dangerous time for a superpower is when they stop being one.

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Aug 22, 2015

Rules can be changed or waived,...

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Our only barrier is the laws of physics,...

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SEBoiko
Aug 22, 2015

Ideas are too precious to waste.

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tgaddo
Feb 16, 2017

Worth reading. Very imaginative.

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mammothhawk229e
Dec 11, 2015

Very enjoyable book because it not the usual type of war & plausible politics.
Chinese shooting down United States military GPS satellites to degrade recon & global war machine.
Navy & Air Force forced to work together by president after inter-service spat to be project leader.
Logistics & finding needed personal from other heel dragging projects (beltway bandits to academics) on classic Skunk Work project fun to read. Ditto on the fallout the subcontractors on attempts to pad the bills, counterintelligence on Chinese saboteur to brief cyberwar second sideshow front while space craft prepared orbital bombing.

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