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    Quantico | Greg Bear

    Quantico

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Greg Bear
    • Narrated By Jeff Woodman
    Overall
    (105)
    Performance
    (26)
    Story
    (27)

    It's the second decade of the 21st century, and terrorism has escalated almost beyond control. The Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem has been blown to bits by extremists, and, in retaliation, thousands have died in another major attack on the United States. The War on Terror has reached a deadly stalemate. Now the FBI has been dispatched to deal with a new menace: a plague targeted to ethnic groups, Jews or Muslims or both, has the potential to wipe out entire populations.

    Excellent

    As usual, Greg Bear delivers a well written novel, full of interesting ideas and well rounded, intelligent characters (that you actually care about). ..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 02 2008 by Karl Story ()
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    Mariposa | Greg Bear

    Mariposa

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Greg Bear
    • Narrated By Charles Leggett
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (40)
    Performance
    (14)
    Story
    (14)

    In an America driven to near bankruptcy with crushing foreign debt, the Talos Corporation stands out as a major success story--training soldiers and security forces from around the world and providing logistics and troops for nearly all branches of the United States government. But Talos has another plan in mind--the destruction of the federal system and constitutional law.

    Evil and political intrigue in Texas

    Much of Greg Bear's novel takes place in Texas and that is one of the things that I really liked about Mariposa. Mr. Bear's story hits a little bit ..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 25 2010 by Jose (HOUSTON, TX, United States)