|On Basilisk Station
||To C.S. Forester, With thanks for hours of enjoyment, years of inspiration, and a lifetime of admiration.
|Path of the Fury
||To my parents,Who said I could.
|The Short Victorious War
||“What this country needs is a short, victorious War to stem the tide of revolution.”V.K. Plehve, Russian Minister of the Interior to General A.N. Kuropatkin, Minister of War, 200 Ante-Diaspora (1903 C.E.) , on the eve of the Russo-Japanese War “The belief in the possibility of a short decisive War appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions.”Robert Lynd (224-154 Ante-Diaspora)
|Field of Dishonor
||“It is always a bad thing when political matters are allowed to affect. . . the planning of operations.”Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, 160 Ante-Diaspora (1943 C.E.)
|Flag in Exile
||To Roger Zelazny - A gentleman, a scholar, a story-teller, and a friend I didn’t know long enough.
|Honor Among Enemies
||For Bombur, If cats had hands, he would have been Nimitz.
|Heirs of Empire
||To Jane's Friends
|In Enemy Hands
||For Sharon, who loves me anyway.
|The War God's Own
||For Clarence A. Weber, my father. A man who loved books and taught me to, as well. I wish you were here to read this one like you promised.
|Echoes of Honor
||I would like to express my thanks to Mark Newman, Doctor of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. I think you’ll recognize the reason why when it comes around.