Ian Douglas – Center of Gravity


Center of Gravity is the second book in the explosive Star Carrier series by Ian Douglas – and a breathtaking new high in military SF, the strongest of the science fiction subgenres.

Battlestar Galactica fans will adore this saga of ultimate war in deep space, as humankind risks its very future, battling a vast alien evil empire in order to achieve transcendence and become a major power in the universe. Douglas Center of Gravity belongs in every action lovers SF library – right between Joe Haldemans The Forever War and Heinleins Starship Troopers.

Author: Ian Douglas
Narrator: Nick Sullivan
Duration: 13 hours 15 minutes
Released: 19 Jan 2005
Publisher: HarperAudio
Language: English

User Review:

world-view discouraging

The Harmony Wars series was imperfect — some editing errors, sometimes over the top, and the ending was jarring. However, it was a fun romp that was competently written. I suspect anybody who enjoys military sci-fi would enjoy Harmony Wars.

By comparison, this book felt like teenage fan fiction. If that’s your thing, then have at it. Otherwise…