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The pre-war importance of Basilisk Station Apr 2009
Elizabeth's new royal yacht, HMS <em>Duke of Cromarty</em> Apr 2009
Freighting LACs to the Talbott Quadrant Apr 2009
More on the sources of Manticoran wealth Apr 2009
With Apollo, do you really need armor any more? Apr 2009
The spillover effect from Manticore's Junction-created astrographic position Apr 2009
Shot weight vs shot size Apr 2009
Apollo fire control for light units Apr 2009
Overwhelming the RMN with light units Apr 2009
Why the Queen's Own exists Apr 2009


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Pearls of Weber

A collection of posts by David Weber containing background information for his stories, collected and generously made available Joe Buckley.

Reportage of Honor's 'trial' by the Committee of Public Safety

  • Series: Honorverse
  • Date: May 02, 2009

In article <6fv16o$>,

(Degan) writes:

Perhaps I misremembered. I thought they mentioned broadcasts of his 'confessions'. The 'trial' of Honor and her officers was shown, wasn't it?  Though they weren't specific about what exactly her mother saw, the news was obviously reported. I had believed that Harkness' defection had been similarly reported and would have been known by the Manties.

No, the trial wasn't reported. Honor's capture and the footage of Cordelia the Nasty sentencing her to death and of Nimitz being butt-stroked aired, but there was no trial. As for the rest, welllllllll…