Starfist Lazarus Rising
Del Rey, Dec 2003, 19.95, 320 pp.
It may be the twenty-fifth century but the Marines are still the first soldiers on planet fall. The planet kingdom of Yahweh and His Saints and Their Apostles call upon the confederates for help in crushing a peasant uprising the marines of the 34th Fleet Initial Strike Team answer the call. However, the military is shocked to discover they are fighting sentient aliens rather than human beings. ...