|Plot Summary of Heirs of Empire|
This is the sequel to The Armageddon Inheritance. Colin has now beaten the aliens and has kids of his own who are stranded on a theocratic world of gunpowder and pikes and a Mother Church does not like them very much. Colin also has a traitor who is out to murder him and three-quarters of a billion people.
This synopsis report prepared by Ed Phillips
|Chapter Analysis of Heirs of Empire|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 40%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 20%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 20%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Explore/1st contact/ enviro story
- stranded on alien planet, fighting aliens to survive
War or Invasion
Major kinds of combat:
- hand to hand
- sword fights
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- 20th century
- futuristic human freighter/transport
A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:
- humans in a primitive/fantasy society
- empty, or nearly empty world
Takes place on Earth?
Planet outside solar system?
Takes place in spaceship?
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- some scientific explanation
How much dialogue?
- significantly more descript than dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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