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    May 01, 1997
    ISBN: 978067187779

In Death Ground

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  • Series:Starfire
  • First Release:May 01, 1997

As easy as One-Tzu-Three:

"In difficult ground, press on;
In encircled ground, devise stratagems;
In death ground, fight."
 -- Sun Tzu in The Art of War (circa 400 B.C.)

Five thousand years later, in the time of the Fourth Interstellar War, the advice still makes sense.

The Bugs have a superior drive technology, overwhelming numbers, and a strategy that's mind-numbingly alien. For the humans and their enemies-turned-allies, the catlike Orions, choosing their strategy was as easy as One-Tzu-Three:

FIGHT!