Go Tell the Spartans (Falkenberg's Legion, Bk 3)
Go Tell the Spartans - Falkenberg's Legion, Bk 3 Author:Jerry Pournelle, S. M. Stirling Since the late 20th century, the Soviet-American CoDominium had kept the peace, both on Earth and among the stars. But now the CoDominium is dying, and its death-throes will be terrible; already the nations arm for their final battle. With Earth doomed, mankind's sole hope for a future worth having rests on a planet called Sparta, a planet w... more »here American idealists have raised once more the banner of a liberty that has been forgotten amid the corruptions and tyrannies of Earth.
The Spartans know that they must be strong to survive; that is why they hired John Christian Falkenberg and his Legion to train them. What the Spartans do not know is that Falkenberg's enemies have become their own -- that Grand Senator Bronson's techno-ninja will follow the Legion to Sparta, and there wreak a terrible vengeance aimed at ending the Spartan experiment before it has fairly begun...« less
The Earth in the late 21st century is nothing more than a battleground where corruption and tyranny rule. With Earth doomed, mankind's sole hope for a future worth having rests on a planet called Sparta, a planet where American idealists have raised once more the banner of liberty. But a corrupt Grand Senator named Bronson has other plans for the Spartan experiment, and attempt to destroy it before it has fairly begun... An action-packed sci-fi tale!