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Vered Kilo Class is about US attempts to foil delivery of the other eight The President's new National Security Adviser the irascible Texas admiral Arnold Morgan prepares to send the US Navy's deadliest Black Ops hit suads deep into dark Russian waters Their missions are executed under the most crushing code of secrecy One mistake could literally start World War III The decision is sancti Any novel about intrigue involving nuclear subs is inevitably going to invite comparison to Tom Clancy s work And here the match up is considerably less than favorable Author Patrick Robinson does a good job with the techno thriller aspects of the task despite implausible plot twists for example is there really no sub in the entire Pacific capable of performing a mission that a SUBLANT boat has to sneak under the North Pole to complete Where Robinson seriously fails is character development Almost all the Americans in the book would seem at home in a Leni Riefensthal film than the United States military brawny two fisted fightin men with nerves of steel and a willingness to obey any order however outlandish or illegal as long as it isn t a command to avoid killing the Chinese Particularly irksome is National Security Adviser Arnold Morgan a tyrant in a teapot who gets his jollies by inflicting petty torments on his hapless chauffeur I do not doubt that the upper echelons of our military harbor at least some men of this ilk However I reject Robinson s notion that people like Morgan are noble honorable or admirable Perhaps a reader in tune with the author s world view might have less trouble getting around the rampant racism sexism and other right wing unpleasantness and enjoy the reasonably well crafted undersea intrigue No wonder Ollie North gives this one the thumbs up at least according to one of the jacket blurbs The 7 Components of Transformative Organizing Theory really no sub in the entire Pacific capable of performing a mission that a SUBLANT boat has to sneak under the North Pole to complete Where Robinson seriously fails is character development Almost all the Americans in the book would seem at home in a Leni Riefensthal film than the United States military brawny two fisted fightin men with nerves of steel and a willingness to obey any order however outlandish or illegal as long as it isn t a command to avoid killing the Chinese Particularly irksome is National Security Adviser Arnold Morgan a tyrant in a teapot who gets his jollies by inflicting petty torments on his hapless chauffeur I do not doubt that the upper echelons of our military harbor at least some men of this ilk However I The Big Golden Book of Poetry reject Robinson s notion that people like Morgan are noble honorable or admirable Perhaps a NITRO: The Incredible Rise and Inevitable Collapse of Ted Turner's WCW reader in tune with the author s world view might have less trouble getting around the Wild Man Creek (Virgin River, rampant The Non-Designer's Design Book (4th Edition) racism sexism and other Homewrecker right wing unpleasantness and enjoy the Make your own model forts & castles reasonably well crafted undersea intrigue No wonder Ollie North gives this one the thumbs up at least according to one of the jacket blurbs

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Kilo Class

Oned by the President of the United States Now the world's three most powerful nations silently lock horns Russia determined to deliver the submarines to Shanghai for a payment of billions of dollars; China determined to reclaim Taiwan by frightening off the US aircraft carriers; and the United States brutally determined that those Kilos will never fly the flag of China above their bridge The book jacket described the story as a taut page turning techno thrillers the highest uality grounded in fact and ringing with authenticity I don t know if it is uite all that but I was entertained while reading it It would definitely fall into the techno thriller category as three countries basically play hide and seek with submarines The author kept the separate story lines he wove together straight while keeping the action moving But for me it was the action not the characters that stood out so will file in my brain candy category The Numbers Game reclaim Taiwan by frightening off the US aircraft carriers; and the United States brutally determined that those Kilos will never fly the flag of China above their bridge The book jacket described the story as a taut page turning techno thrillers the highest uality grounded in fact and Tall man riding. ringing with authenticity I don t know if it is uite all that but I was entertained while The 7 Components of Transformative Organizing Theory reading it It would definitely fall into the techno thriller category as three countries basically play hide and seek with submarines The author kept the separate story lines he wove together straight while keeping the action moving But for me it was the action not the characters that stood out so will file in my brain candy category

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The US Department of Defense is well aware of China's intention to shut the US Carrier Battle Groups out of the Taiwan Strait and then to reclaim by military force if necessary the rich independent island that sits only one hundred miles off China's eastern coastline A strike force of patrolling Kilos could achieve that objective for Beijing and two of the ten Kilos have already been deli It s an action packed techno thriller Can recommend it to anyone who s in to Naval thrillers Lila and Alex short story. X-Rated. reclaim by military force if necessary the Burning Attraction rich independent island that sits only one hundred miles off China's eastern coastline A strike force of patrolling Kilos could achieve that objective for Beijing and two of the ten Kilos have already been deli It s an action packed techno thriller Can The Numbers Game recommend it to anyone who s in to Naval thrillers


10 thoughts on “Kilo Class

  1. says:

    Terrible absolutely terrible The plot had promise but huge gaps in the story and timeline did little to improve the crappin

  2. says:

    This was my first Patrick Robinson book and I wasn't sure I'd like it because it had to do with submarines and other things I don't normally read about Oh was I wrong this book had me hooked from the beginning Robinson takes you through the story and thankfully explains the workings of our Navy's nuclear submarines which fascinated me and introduces everyone to the hard nosed Admiral Arnold Morgan my new favorite man I could not put this b

  3. says:

    It's an action packed techno thriller Can recommend it to anyone who's in to Naval thrillers

  4. says:

    I enjoyed this book Well developed characters with good back story on a few Good technical descriptions without being too dense in that regard

  5. says:

    Any novel about intrigue involving nuclear subs is inevitably going to invite comparison to Tom Clancy’s work And here the match up is considerably less than favorable Author Patrick Robinson does a good job with the techno thriller aspects of the task despite implausible plot twists for example is there really no sub i

  6. says:

    'Kilo Class' by all means is a very specific military Navy action thriller that catered to that very readership group Which leaves about almos

  7. says:

    The book jacket described the story as a taut page turning techno thrillers the highest uality grounded in fact and ringing with authenticity I don't know if it is uite all that but I was entertained while reading it It would definitely fall into the techno thriller category as three countries basically play hide and seek with subma

  8. says:

    The second in the series of realistic fictional submarine stories This one was better constructed than the first from a st

  9. says:

    Kilo Class' by all means is a very specific military Navy action thriller that catered to that very readership group As the title suggests it's about submarines I listened to the 25 hour version instead of the 165 hour version and enj

  10. says:

    Accepting the limitations of an abridged edition I followed the action with interest The action was a major attraction overall with the exception of a couple of major characters the hero and anti hero of the story I don't really understand t