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The ghost brigades [electronic resource] : Old Man's War Series, Book 2. John Scalzi.

Scalzi, John. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781429914727 (electronic bk)
  • Edition: 1.
  • Date Published: 2010.

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Summary, etc.: The Ghost Brigades are the Special Forces of the Colonial Defense Forces, elite troops created from the DNA of the dead and turned into the perfect soldiers for the CDF's toughest operations. They're young, they're fast and strong, and they're totally without normal human qualms.The universe is a dangerous place for humanity--and it's about to become far more dangerous. Three races that humans have clashed with before have allied to halt our expansion into space. Their linchpin: the turncoat military scientist Charles Boutin, who knows the CDF's biggest military secrets. To prevail, the CDF must find out why Boutin did what he did.Jared Dirac is the only human who can provide answers -- a superhuman hybrid, created from Boutin's DNA, Jared's brain should be able to access Boutin's electronic memories. But when the memory transplant appears to fail, Jared is given to the Ghost Brigades.At first, Jared is a perfect soldier, but as Boutin's memories...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Tor Books, 2010. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 253 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 252 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Science Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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