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David Weber is often compared to C.S. Forester (the celebrated creator of Captain Horatio Hornblower, on whom Weber's own Honor Harrington is largely based) and is the recipient of the sort of critical praise once reserved for a Heinlein or an Asimov.
His novels range from epic fantasy (Oath of Swords, The War God's Own) to breathtaking space opera (Path of the Fury, The Armageddon Inheritance) to military science fiction with in-depth characterization (the celebrated and awesomely popular Honor Harrington series. "Ashes of Victory" made it to the New York Times bestsellers list, and the latest instalment in the series is "War of Honor" (2003).

There is no doubt that David Weber is becoming one of the greats of space opera and sci-fi military fiction of late 20th and early 21st Century.
The attention to detail in charactetrisation and military/space technology summons up echoes of Jules Verne and Heinlein at the same time.

We should all look forward to more great work from this author. The series of Honor Harrington books is well worth reading, as are his other books, undoubtedly.

This author has been recommended by 315 other readers.

Books (Sort by Title)[56 books listed]
 Assiti Shards VolumeYearRating
 1633 with Eric Flint220028/10
 1634: The Baltic War with Eric Flint62007n/a

 Bahzell Bahnakson VolumeYearRating
 Oath of Swords119958/10
 The War Gods Own2n/a9/10
 Wind Rider's Oath320047/10

 Empire of Man VolumeYearRating
 March Upcountry with John Ringo120019/10
 March to the Sea with John Ringo220019/10
 March to the Stars with John Ringo320038/10
 We Few with John Ringo420057/10

 Fifth Imperium VolumeYearRating
 Mutineers Moon119919/10
 The Armegeddon Inheritance219939/10
 Heirs of Empire319968/10

 Honor Harrington VolumeYearRating
 Mission of Honorn/a2010n/a
 A Rising Thundern/a2012n/a
 On Basilisk Station119939/10
 The Honor of the Queen2n/a8/10
 The Short Victorious War319949/10
 Field of Dishonor420028/10
 Flag in Exile520019/10
 Honor Amoung Enemies619969/10
 In Enemy Hands719979/10
 Echoes of Honor819999/10
 Ashes of Victory920008/10
 War of Honor1020029/10
 At All Costs1120057/10

 Honorverse VolumeYearRating
 Torch of Freedomn/a2009n/a

 Misc VolumeYearRating
 Path of the Furyn/a19929/10
 The Apocalypse Trolln/a20009/10
 The Excalibur Alternativen/a20029/10
 Empire From the Ashesn/a20038/10
 Old Soldiersn/a2005n/a
 In Fury Bornn/a2006n/a
 Storm from the Shadowsn/a20094/10
 Out of the Darkn/a2010n/a

 Multiverse VolumeYearRating
 Hell's Gate with Linda Evans120068/10
 Hell Hath No Fury with Linda Evans220079/10

 Safehold VolumeYearRating
 How Firm a Foundationn/a2011n/a
 Hell''s Foundations Quivern/a2015n/a
 Off Armageddon Reef120069/10
 By Schism Rent Asunder220089/10
 By Heresies Distressed320098/10
 A Mighty Fortress42010n/a

 Saganami Island VolumeYearRating
 The Shadow of Saganami120048/10

 Star Kingdom VolumeYearRating
 Fire Season with Jane Lindskoldn/a2012n/a

 Starfire VolumeYearRating
 The Stars at War Vol. 1 and 2 with Steve Whiten/a200410/10
 Insurrection with Steve White119939/10
 Crusade with Steve White219928/10
 In Death Ground with Steve White319979/10
 The Shiva Option with Steve White420018/10

 The Wages of Sin VolumeYearRating
 Crown of Slaves with Eric Flint1200310/10

 Worlds of Honor VolumeYearRating
 Worlds of Honor120009/10
 More Than Honor with David Drake219989/10
 Changer of Worlds with Eric Flint 320018/10
 The Service of the Sword42003n/a
 In Fire Forged520113/10
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