Re: starship troopers
- On 11/4/01 dru_n_spike_4_ever
wrote:<br>-----<br><br>Just reading an old post, and I gotta say... Starship
Troopers? tried to read it, got to the gang rape, that was
it for me, tried to pick it up and read some more -
just couldn't get past the fact that their own men did
that. I know it was based on
Nam...<br><br>-----<br><br>Starship Troopers isn't one of my favorite Heinlein novels
(to me, the militaristic mindset just doesn't hold
together), but there's no rape scene. And it was written in
1959, somewhat before significant U.S. involvement in
Vietnam. Perhaps you've mixed up Starship Troopers with
some other book?
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, pfabien wrote:
> This is a alternate history novel in whichAl Capone was the ultimate in so called free marketeering...
> everything that we know has been turned upside down. The
> 1917 communist revolution happened in the U.S. In this
> world Al Capone is president and dictator.