Ride the Star Winds [NOOK Book]

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Number four in the collected adventures of the legendary John Grimes of the Galactic Rim series, including four novels:

The Anarch Lords: John Grimes' short career as a somewhat benevolent space pirate is over, but he has sunk even lower, becoming a politician. He's now the governor of a planet of anarchists, where term limits are unnecessary, what with all the assassinations taking place.
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Ride the Star Winds

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Overview

Number four in the collected adventures of the legendary John Grimes of the Galactic Rim series, including four novels:

The Anarch Lords: John Grimes' short career as a somewhat benevolent space pirate is over, but he has sunk even lower, becoming a politician. He's now the governor of a planet of anarchists, where term limits are unnecessary, what with all the assassinations taking place.
The Last Amazon: Back on Sparta, the formerly all-male planet, Grimes is waiting for his own ship to arrive when he's caught up in yet another revolution—and you can't tell the good guys (or gals) apart except by who wants to kill you at any given moment.
The Wild Ones: Back on Earth was the last place that Grimes expected to be. Another thing he hadn't expected was accusations of witchcraft being taken seriously.
Catch the Star Winds: An experimental sailing ship of space was intended to exceed the speed of light. Then strange things happened involving time itself, and the crew wasn't sure they would ever see home, or even their own home time, again.
Plus six interrelated short stories starring the indefatigable John Grimes, rounding out a large volume of space adventure with a dash of humor, and a likable hero who always manages to gamely muddle through.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940148472889
  • Publisher: Baen Books
  • Publication date: 4/1/2012
  • Series: John Grimes Rim Worlds, #4
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 880
  • Sales rank: 318,791
  • File size: 2 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2014

    Riverpool

    This is the warriors den... if you wish to train you can go to 'last forest' res 2

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    Posted January 10, 2014

    Flamepelt

    He wakes up.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 14, 2012

    Highly Recommended

    This book, is what must be the final volume of 4 that Baen has issued covering Bertram Chandler's "The John Grimes Saga". I have especially enjoyed this collection and re-issue of these stories. They were some of the very first science fiction that I experienced when the stories were first published and I find them still very entertaining. Good "Space Opera" style of SciFi!

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