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House of Steel

The Honorverse Companion

By David Weber, 1952-

The ultimate guide and companion to the New York Times best-selling Honor Harrington series.
A new short Honorverse novel, plus a compendium of tech, specs, and history to accompany the blockbuster series.

An all-new David Weber Honorverse short novel, I Will Build a House of Steel, chronicling the early days of the Manticoran Star Kingdom and the reign of King Roger.

Have you ever finished the latest Honor Harrington novel from David Weber and wished you could linger in Weber’s Honorverse just a bit longer?  Now you can with this treasure trove of tech, specs, and insights on David Weber’s mega best-selling Honor Harrington series.  Orbital characteristics of key planets, regimental order of the Royal Navy, backstory on the history and drama of the Star Kingdom’s birth and early days—you’ll find it all here, thoughtfully arranged by the Bureau 9 Weber research group, and overseen by David Weber himself.

About David Weber and the Honor Harrington series:
“. . .everything you could want in a heroine….excellent…plenty of action.”–Science Fiction Age

“Brilliant! Brilliant! Brilliant!”–Anne McCaffrey

“Compelling combat combined with engaging characters for a great space opera adventure.”–Locus

“Weber combines realistic, engaging characters with intelligent technological projection . . . Fans of this venerable space opera will rejoice . . .”–Publishers Weekly

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Format: Book
Author: Weber, David, 1952-
Summary: Orbital characteristic of key planets, regimental order of the Royal Navy, backstory on the history and drama of the Star Kingdom's birth and early days--you'll find it all here, thoughtfully arranged by the Bureau 9 Weber research group, and overseen by David Weber himself.
Title: House of steel : the Honorverse companion / David Weber with BuNine.
Publisher Date: Riverdale, NY : Baen Books, c2013.
Subject: Harrington, Honor (Fictitious character) Space warfare -- Fiction
Isbn: 9781451638752 (hbk.) 1451638752 (hbk.) 9781451638936 (trade pb) 1451638930 (trade pb)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: F Weber
Oclc: 800030988
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Bib Id: 441024

Format: Book
Author: Weber, David, 1952-
Summary: Includes the short novel I will build my house of steel.
Summary: Orbital characteristic of key planets, regimental order of the Royal Navy, backstory on the history and drama of the Star Kingdom's birth and early days--you'll find it all here, thoughtfully arranged by the Bureau 9 Weber research group, and overseen by David Weber himself.
Title: House of steel : the Honorverse companion / David Weber with BuNine.
Publisher, Date: Riverdale, NY : Baen Books, c2013.
Description: 565 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Series: Honor Harrington series
Series: Weber, David, 1952- Honor Harrington.
Subjects: Harrington, Honor (Fictitious character)
Subjects: Space warfare -- Fiction
Other Author: Weber, David, 1952- I will build my house of steel.
Other Author: BuNine (Fan organization)
Other Title: Honorverse companion
Notes: Series from dust jacket.
Notes: "A Baen Books original"--T.p. verso.
Contents: I will build my house of steel -- The Honorverse companion. -- The Star Empire of Manticore: -- Introduction -- Astrography -- History -- Government -- People -- Nonhuman sentient species -- The Royal Manticoran Navy -- The Royal Manticoran Marine Corps -- The Royal Manticoran Army -- The protectorate of Grayson: -- Introduction -- Astrography -- History -- Government -- People -- The Grayson Space Navy -- The Grayson Army -- Afterword: -- Building a navy in the Honorverse -- Frequently asked questions.
LCCN: 2013004493
ISBN: 9781451638752 (hbk.)
ISBN: 1451638752 (hbk.)
ISBN: 9781451638936 (trade pb)
ISBN: 1451638930 (trade pb)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: F Weber