Star Watchmen

Star Watchmen

by Ben Bova

NOOK Book(eBook)

$7.99
View All Available Formats & Editions

Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
WANT A NOOK?  Explore Now
LEND ME® See Details

Overview

Modern mankind has spread throughout the stars and must join together to fight ancient enemies in STAR WATCHMAN. Set in the same universe as STAR CONQUERORS and THE DUELING MACHINE this follows the evolution of the Star Watch: Humans rule a giant galactic empire, but not all the worlds are pleased. Can the Star Watch prevent a revolt?

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Ben Bova, six-time Hugo Award winner and author of more than eighty futuristic novels and nonfiction books, has been involved in science and high technology since the beginning of the space program. Formerly president of Science-fiction and Fantasy Writers of America and President Emeritus of the National Space Society, Bova is a frequent commentator on radio and television, and a popular lecturer. He has also been an editor and an executive in the aerospace industry.

His novels, such as Mars, The Exiles Trilogy, and The Grand Tour series, combine romance, adventure, and scientific accuracy to explore the impact of technological developments on individuals and on society as a whole. His nonfiction books, such as Welcome to Moonbase and Assured Survival, show how modern technology can be used to solve economic, social and political problems.

Bova has taught science fiction writing at Harvard University and at the Hayden Planetarium in New York City. He lectures regularly on topics dealing with the space program, energy, the craft of writing, and the art of predicting the future. His audiences have included the National Geographic Society, government and corporate executive groups. He has worked with film makers and television producers, such as Woody Allen, George Lucas and Gene Roddenberry.

Bova has appeared on hundreds of radio and television broadcasts. He was a regular guest on CBS Morning News, and has appeared frequently on Good Morning America and the Today show.


Don't let the galactic empire fall -- read STAR WATCHMEN now!

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014486033
Publisher: ReAnimus Press
Publication date: 04/28/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 565,523
File size: 680 KB

About the Author

Ben Bova is a six-time winner of the Hugo Award, a former editor of Analog, the former editorial director of Omni, and a past president of both the National Space Society and the Science Fiction Writers of America. Known for his works of works of science fact and fiction, Bova is the author of more than a hundred books—including the popular Grand Tour series ( Moonrise, Mars, and Titan).

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews

Star Watchmen 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
CliffWhoReads More than 1 year ago
This is not one of the better works by Ben Bova. While it flows nicely and has plenty of action, the characters are a bit one-dimensional and there are no surprises.