Author: Piers Platt

From the Arquebus to the Breechloader

From the Arquebus to the Breechloader

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Firearms technology dominates the modern day battlefield, but how did the earliest guns affect battles in the Middle Ages? From their earliest incarnations in the 14th Century – which were as much a danger to their operator as they were to the enemy – to the muskets and breech-loading rifles of the 19th century, Piers Platt traces the technological advancements that revolutionized weapons, and how infantry tactics were forced to evolve as new and more lethal weapons were developed. More info →
A Patchwork of Yarns

A Patchwork of Yarns

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From the nostalgic to the adrenaline-pumping, the bittersweet to the absurdly hilarious, A Patchwork of Yarns includes ten original short stories, including the previously published Welcome Home, and A Prisoner of His Own Mind, which was selected as a Penn Review finalist. More info →
Welcome Home

Welcome Home

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Welcome Home is the tale of one man's struggle to maintain his innocence amid a brutal war, torn between his family's expectations, his loyalty to his brothers-in-arms, and his own moral code. His father fought in WWII. His brother in Korea. When his own draft card arrived, he knew he would have to fight in Vietnam. But he could not bring himself to kill another man. More info →
A Prisoner Of His Own Mind

A Prisoner Of His Own Mind

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What happens when the main character in a story becomes self aware? A 16-year old aspiring writer sits down to write a story. There's just one problem. Well, two problems. First, he's not a very good writer. Second, and more importantly, his main character knows it...and he's not taking it lying down. A Prisoner of His Own Mind is the absurd tale of what happens when a character fights back. More info →
At Galaxy’s Edge

At Galaxy’s Edge

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Series: Beyond the Stars
A dozen science fiction writers, including New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors, offer remarkable tales in this third collection of space opera stories presented under the Beyond the Stars banner. These twelve stories showcase strange new worlds, alien life forms, and deep space battles. Come with us to where the legends are born... at galaxy’s edge. More info →
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