Man-Kzin Wars IX (The Man-Kzin Wars, Book 9)

April 8, 2021
Man-Kzin Wars IX (The Man-Kzin Wars, Book 9)

ASIN B00APAHWL0It was so unfair!Here the Kzin were, warcats supreme, carving out empires likethe idefatigable lords of creation that they were - and then theyran into those pesky humans. Mere apes! Contemptible weed-eaters!Hardly worth the screaming and leaping upon...But when the feline Kzin moved in to take over themonkey-occupied worlds, they got clobbered. The humans, with theirunderhanded monkey cunning, turned communications equiptment andspace drives into weapons that cut the dauntless Kzin heroes intoribbons. When the humans gained faster-than-light drive, it was allover but the, uh, howling. The Kzin had lost their first war incenturies of successful conquest.Still, you can't keep a good warcat down, and the Kzin have byno means given up. New weapons, new strategies, and new leaders -the Kzin are on the march and the humans had better keep theirpowder dry. Once again, it's howling time in Known Space!For action and military SF fans, these four tales intelligentlydevelop the Kzin... will add to the audience for these well-wroughtaliens and their human friends and foes. - PublishersWeeklyOne of the longest-running and most successful shared-worldanthology series continues to explore different aspects of the warsand other relations of humanity and the felinoid, ferocious,surprisingly complex Kzin - Booklist