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Ride the Star Winds

Ride the Star Winds

(The fourth book in the John Grimes Saga series)
An omnibus of novels by

The fourth omnibus edition of the classic science fiction of A. Bertram Chandler's John Grimes books, with four full length novels and six interconnected short stories in this renowned SF saga. Pipe-smoking, action-loving spaceship commander Lieutenant John Grimes (think Captain Kirk with more of a navy, salty attitude) moves out of the Federation navy and finds his true calling adventuring along the spaceways of the galactic rim.

Number four in the collected adventures of the legendary John Grimes of the Galactic Rim series, including four novels:

* The Anarch Lords: John Grimes' short career as a somewhat benevolent space pirate is over, but he has sunk even lower, becoming a politician. He's now the governor of a planet of anarchists, where term limits are unnecessary, what with all the assassinations taking place.

* The Last Amazon: Back on Sparta, the formerly all-male planet, Grimes is waiting for his own ship to arrive when he's caught up in yet another revolution - and you can't tell the good guys (or gals) without a program.

* The Wild Ones: Back on Earth was the last place that Grimes expected to be. Another thing he hadn't expected was accusations of witchcraft being taken seriously.

* Catch the Star Winds: An experimental sailing ship of space was intended to exceed the speed of light. Then strange things happened involving time itself, and the crew wasn't sure they would ever see home, or their home time, again.

Plus six interrelated short stories starring the indefatigable John Grimes, rounding out a large volume of space adventure with a dash of humor, and a likable hero who always gamely manages to muddle through. .

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Paperback Editions

May 2013 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Ride the Star Winds (John Grimes Saga)
Author(s): A Bertram Chandler
ISBN: 1-4516-3902-3 / 978-1-4516-3902-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Baen
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April 2012 : USA Paperback
Title: Ride the Star Winds (The John Grimes Saga)
Author(s): A Bertram Chandler
ISBN: 1-4516-3812-4 / 978-1-4516-3812-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Baen
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

April 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Ride the Star Winds (John Grimes Rim Worlds Book 4)
Author(s): A Bertram Chandler
Publisher: Baen Books
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