Sequence of author: The destroyer(№113)
Keywords: Chiun Destroyer Remo
The Empire Dreams
Detective science fiction
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Destroyer 113: The Empire Dreams By Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir PROLOGUE He watched the old men climb the bitterly cold, windswept beaches, proudly reliving memories of their hazy youth. And he remembered. He watched tired soldiers, teary-eyed and long-retired, grow maudlin and weepy in the midst of row-upon-row of whitewashed crosses and fluttering flags. And his resentment spread. He watched presidents and prime ministers-too young or cowardly to have participated in those dark events themselves-laud the sacrifices of those who had fallen in the conflict, old now by many decades. And he seethed. He watched hours upon hours of documentaries and news reports retelling the horrors of a struggle that could not possibly be understood by an outsider. And the hatred grew.... Chapter 1 He had decided long before that he preferred being feared to being liked. It was his experience that people who were liked were not respected. He wanted respect. And...