By Harry Turtledove
International battle II has advanced into a long time of epic struggles and rebellions focusing on the extraterrestrial beings referred to as the Race. because the Sixties commence, certainly one of Earth's nice powers launches a nuclear strike opposed to the Race's colonization fleet--and the cruel invaders locate themselves confronting a much more complicated and demanding species than any they've got encountered prior to. eventually, simply more suitable firepower might continue Earth less than the Empire's control--or it can spoil the realm. whereas uprisings and aftershocks of conflict shake the planet, one country plots a gorgeous counterattack...
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Aftershocks (Colonization Trilogy, Book 3) by Harry Turtledove