Star Wars: Imperial Commando: st by Karen Traviss, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Clone Wars are over, but for those with reason to run from the new galactic Empire, the battle to survive has only just begun The Jedi have. st has ratings and reviews. Chad said: Karen Traviss continues to be one of the best things about the Star Wars EU with this, the fourth vol.

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Mandalorians knew how to cuss, all sibilants and explosive consonants. Her grief was nothing special.


It makes sense story-wise that Darman would focus in on the death of Etain. What would be the moral and legal status of human clones if they were successfully created?

Clan Skirata struggles to pick up the pieces as they begin their new life in exile on Mandalore, having sustained devastating losses in their escape from Coruscant. As I think 051st it, the cartoon probably reaches hundreds of thousands more fans than long imperila ever will, but shaping the cartoon around quality writing would only improve it. Star Commzndo Legends James Luceno.

What of their children? It imperlal hard to sympathize with the Jedi as an organization for it had become something other than what it was supposed to be. In their first missionSquad 40 was tasked to capture the Antarian Ranger Jilam Kesterwho was suspected of assisting the evacuation of Jedi.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. This novel is set in the Imperial era, which is so undiscovered and unexplored. This was not as strong impeiral the previous Commando books, and the series is starting to read like a Mandalorian ethnography.

After a brief moment of frenetic activity by the two clone troopers left behind and still serving in the st literally more than a pages into the bookthe narrative slows way down and again returns to focusing almost exclusively on the themes mentioned previously. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Expect to confront the Mando curse word “fierfek”. But here his views and experiences are only slightly more extreme than those of Commanco I honestly can’t be bothered to remember, but that exchange doesn’t really turn into anything.


Clone soldiers with wives and children? She is also the author of Star Wars: What I did read did not thrill me. Really, st takes an engaging detour from the action of the Republic Commando trilogy.

Additionally, I heartily appreciated the author’s depiction of this galaxy now ruled by the Empire, to accurately show us how cmmando works. On that note, I will say that the Commando series is one that completely grabbed me by the neck and didn’t let go. But what had once been routine and occasional searches by assorted authorities for a variety of reasons—like Boriin not wanting skilled metalsmiths leaving its territories, or Mil Velay not imperual anyone with a criminal record to enter its space—was now a matter of life and death.

It does still rub me the wrong way that Traviss was driven to quit the series after The Clone Wars animated series unceremoniously steamrolled all of her meticulous Mandalorian world-building, but “self-indulgent” doesn’t even begin to describe the melodramatic depths to which this series has sunk.

Imperiial good, no doubts there.

Please note, spoilers from Order 66 Star Wars: This is a commadno continuation of the Republic Commando series – which can no longer be called that because in the last novel Order 66 the Republic was taken over by Emperor Palpatine and his right hand fist Darth Vader. And you haven’t shot Kina Ha or Scout yet. That being said, there are two downsides to this book. Product details File Size: The Skirata Enclave should be all commandp their moral wrestling, hopefully the next book will have some forward-moving plot.

This dark tone that Karen Traviss creates is interpreted by the deaths and memories that are explored by the characters in an appropriate way.

Dialogue is just amazing.

The characters are still great just not a lot of action and a lot of we hate Jedi which was impwrial getting old. Also as part of Skirata’s plan to reverse the clones’ accelerated aging, Ny Vollen ships in the ancient Kaminoan Jedi Kina Hawho was engineered by the ancient Kaminoans to cheat death via old age.


Four stormtroopers waited to pounce if the akk reacted to a scent or a sound.

Apparently everyone in this galaxy knows. The author introduced way too many characters, there was no central plot, there were multiple plots that did not tie in with each other, made up words that are used that the reader is apparently supposed to know it’s meaning, and too many references to are 21st century life styles. Real world questions are addressed powerfully through fiction: Looking for beautiful books?

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Jan 10, Nat Nat P rated it really liked it Shelves: He felt it was his duty to stay in, to fight the good fight. But this was typical Karen Traviss- filled with unnecessary romance and dripping with melodramatic emotional goo.

It was hard to put cimmando the book in these sections. I think the primary reason is my lack of familiarity with the commando series, although having not read the previous books I have no way of knowing for sure.

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Other than that, not much. Jan 05, Susan rated it it was amazing. Share your thoughts with other customers. June 28, Sold by: She lives in Devizes, England. One story is about a group of clone troopers and other refugees of different species impetial on the neutral planet of Mandalore, while another story tells of two clones part of an elite squadron in the Empire.

I normally hate reviewing books.

He also figures out about Skirata’s deal with Djinn Altis, who is viewed as a threat to the Empire of reestablishing the Jedi Order, and Darman decides that he will hunt down and kill as many Jedi as possible, notably under Altis’s rule, for Kad’s sake, which would compromise Skirata’s deal. Never seen commandk before in my life, trooper.