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Shown Their Work: All the historical terms are used correctly


A thing worth noting is his time at the military (9 years) and his great interest in history. Both of it is flamboyant when reading about the strategies employed by the characters of his books. Hollywood Tactics are a very good way to get yourself killed in his works, as some characters have to find out. Through a lot of books his interest in historic seafaring is also eminent.Hawkwood and the Kings, a rerelease of «Hawkwood’s Voyage» and «The Heretic Kings», published in 2010. Century of the Soldier, a rerelease of «The Iron Wars», «The Second Empire» and «Ships from the West», published in 2010The Sea Beggars The Mark of Ran (2004) This Forsaken Earth (2006) Storm of the Dead (unpublished)The Macht The Ten Thousand (2008) Corvus (2010) Kings of Morning (2012)Tropes present in Kearney’s works:Anyone Can Die: Nobody is safe in his books. In one extreme example it even reaches Kill ‘em All. Crapsack World: While not every World is this, they all are very dirty and generally inhabited by selfish humans who do not care very much about others. Expect the most ruthless and pragmatic characters to win, or at least to survive. Hollywood Tactics: Not generally averted as some characters make use of them. But their life expectancy is rather short. Shown Their Work: All the historical terms are used correctly. The use of the word Polemarch for Strategist is one of the milder examples. But where it really gets hardcore is the seafaring in sailing ships. Even if English is your first language you will have some problems with the denomination of parts of the ships and the names of different kinds of wind. Therefore there are a lot of similarities to historic events. A very good example is «The Ten Thousand», which is basically a renarration of the Anabasis of Xenophon. If the reader knows his history he will have a lot of unexpected fun. War Is Hell: A theme that is prevalent throughout his entire work. Anyone Can Die and An Arm and a Designer Replica Handbags Leg are in full effect.

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