Starship Troopers
by Robert A. Heinlein
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Science FictionLarge Print EditionStarship Troopers is a classic novel by one of science fictions greatest writers of all time and is now a Tri-Star movie. In one of Heinleins most controversial bestsellers, a recruit of the future goes through the toughest boot camp in the universe and into battle... More

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Authority and responsability must be equal. To permit irresponsible authority is to sow disaster; [...] The unlimited democracies were unstable because their citizens were not responsible for the fashion in which they exerted their sovereing authority...other than through the tragic logic of history. No attempt was made to determine whether a voter was socially respnsible to the extent of his literally unlimited autohrity.
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Authority and responsability must be equal. To permit irresponsible authority is to sow disaster; [...] The unlimited democracies were unstable because their citizens were not responsible for the fashion in which they exerted their sovereing authority...other than through the tragic logic of histor... More