Crossing the Line is a novel written by Karen Traviss in November It is the second book of the Wess’Har Series. Its predecessor was called City of Pearl. All about Crossing the Line by Karen Traviss. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Crossing the Line (Wess’Har Series #2) by Karen Traviss at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Traviss did kaen similar in Imperial Commando Republic Commando 5 when Darman used the only chance to go to his son–who desperately needed him–to stay behind for the greater good even though he knew his son needed him hide spoiler ]. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. October 13, Imprint: Traviss picks up the story of Shan Frankland soon after the ending of the previous novel, as Shan slowly realizes the full consequences of what happened to her in the closing scenes of City of Pearl.

The newcomers are not really welcome but they are tolerated, subject to stringent rules.

Crossing the Line

Star Wars Legends Republic Commando. Popular passages Page – If we believe a thing to be bad, and if we have a right to prevent it, it is our duty to try to prevent it and to damn the consequences.

I was happy to find that it exceeded these expectations and I found crrossing even more enjoyable than “City of Pearl”.

The guardians will not tolerate this and will not let samples be taken. TomMcGreevy Aug 27, The City of Brass. This book has the same overtones but is an even better book. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Shan’s compatriot, Aras, the c’naatat Wess’har, is the only companion that she has. She was so good with her first two books that Lucasfilm brought her on board to write in their expanded universe within the clone wars time-line which spurred further stories in the legacy time-line.


Unfortunately, the military knows about c’naatat, will do anything to acquire it and have ordered Royal Marine Lindsey Neville, who’s willing to do anything to destroy it. The Wess’har Wars 6 books. Return to Book Page. Rayat, still in the same region of space, to capture Frankland. Why is it that a species that seemingly doesn’t leave it’s solar system would invent a form of instantaneous communication and scatter it throughout some section of the galaxy?

Also, you seem to have a knack for making me very, very angry! The vision of what humans might become is sickeningly realistic but hope survives in people like Superintendent Shan Franklind, whose unfairly black and white view of right and wrong is just the prescription for curing the ills of kare diseased society.

Well worth a traviiss, for any Sci-Fi reader as well as anyone who enjoys ethical conflicts and moral dissonance on the page. See 1 question about Crossing the Lineā€¦.

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In this case, Eddie can be seen as a representation of the media, the power the media can hold, and also, how under the umbrella of the media, there are individual people working to report the news and experiences. That knowledge is needed to make sense of the second book.

Umeh Bezer’ej Wess’ej Constantine colony F’nar. This continues the exploration of human nature begun in City of Pearl. Page 81 – I care not for a man’s religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it. How would said species come in contact with another species many light years away in another solar system, completely by chance? War is coming again to Cavanagh’s Star — and this time, the instigators will be the troublesome gethes from the faraway planet Earth.

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I started re-reading the whole series in Nov ’18, and am getting a lot more out of it. There is no glorious flawless species portrayed in this novel, our flaws and some of graviss strengths conspire against us as we try to interact with species and cultures that are completely different to our own. Go get your hands on City of Pearl!

Crossing the Line (Wess’har Wars, #2) by Karen Traviss

Mar 31, Ryan rated it really cossing it. Please try again later. Traviss has done an amazing job bringing me into the story and then allowing it to flow back out, and impact my every day real life. This picks up where City of Pearl left off, with Shan Frankland, a human, and Arras, a Wess’har carrying teh, a virus that makes them pick up opportunistic bits of DNA from any species they encounter.

Logic just falls out the window with this series, and I’m having a hard time sticking to it, but I’m trying, because when you ignore the And she can never go back — to being neutral, to being safe. Beneath the Sugar Sky. Chi ama i libri hraviss Kobo e inMondadori.