Armor is a military science fiction novel by John Steakley. It has some superficial similarities with Robert A. Heinlein's Starship Troopers but concentrates more. Armor has ratings and reviews. Simeon said: As I finished Armor by John Steakley this morning, I laughed a laughter from the depths of me. P. The military sci-fi classic of courage on a dangerous alien planet. The planet is called Banshee. The air is unbreathable, the water is poisonous. It is home to the .
John Steakley only published two relatively obscure novels in his life. The first, published in , was Armor, and while taking clear inspiration. John Steakley's ARMOR (, Daw) is regarded, in many ways, as a companion to Heinlein's STARSHIP TROOPERS. In interviews given at. About Armor. The military sci-fi classic of courage on a dangerous alien planet. The planet is called Banshee. The air is unbreathable, the water is poisonous.
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