The Army took David Drake from Duke Law School and sent him on a motorized tour of Viet Nam and Cambodia with the 11th Cav, the Blackhorse. He learned new skills, saw interesting sights, and met exotic people who hadn't run fast enough to get away. Dave returned to become Chapel Hill's Assistant Town Attorney and to try to put his life back together through fiction making sense of his Army experiences. Dave often describes war from where he saw it: the loader's hatch of a tank in Cambodia. His military experience, combined with his formal education in history and Latin, has made him one of the foremost writers of realistic action His books include the genre-defining and bestselling Hammer's Slammers series, short story collection "Night & Demons, "as well as the RCN military SF series including "What Distant Deeps, In the Stormy Red Sky, The Road of Danger, The Sea without a Shore, "and many more.
The Mirror of Worlds: The Second...by David Drake
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