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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Roland James Green  

Pen Name: Jeffrey Lord

Genre: Science Fiction

Born: 1944 in Bradford, Pennsylvania

-- Roland James Green on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Green attended University of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Roland J. Green is an American science fiction and fantasy writer and editor. While his earliest published novels were the ''Wandor Sword and Sorcery'' series, Green's most prominent works are his military action adventures of the future, including the ''Starcruiser Shenandoah'' series, the ''Peace Company'' series, and ''Voyage to Eneh''. He has also written a number of ''Conan'' novels published by Tor Books and has co-authored several novels as well.

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Titles At Your Library

Peace Company
ISBN: 0441657400

Ace. 1985

A courageous group of men, women, and aliens travel to the most remote parts of the galaxy to seek out new civilizations and maintain peace

Peace Company 2: These Green Foreign Hills
ISBN: 0441657419

Ace. 1987

The Peacekeeper commandos of the battle cruiser Ark Royal must stop a war between the shaggy renegade Hrothmi and her ancestral enemies and save a railroad lifeline through the terrible jungles of planet Greenhouse

The Mountain Walks
ISBN: 0441657427

Ace. 1989

Sergeant Parkes and the Peacekeepers, a twenty-fourth-century commando unit, must stem the tide of a bloody war between the Church, the Anticlericals, and the Game Master and his guerilla zealots

Squadron Alert (Starcruiser Shenandoah)
ISBN: 0451161564

Ace. 1989

The battle cruiser "Shenandoah," under the command of Captain Rose Liddell, journeys through the galaxy to aid Victoria, a planet caught between the United Federation of Starworlds and its arch-rival, the Freeworld States Alliance

Division of the Spoils (Starcruiser Shenandoah, No. 2)
ISBN: 0451450248

Ace. 1990

When a mysterious force strikes down both an Alliance cruiser and a Federation ship, and a rebel army begins a campaign to overcome the Republic's government, only the "Shenandoah" can stop the total destruction of the planet Victoria

The Sum of Things (Starcruiser Shenandoah)
ISBN: 0451450809

Roc. 1991

A war-torn space hero faces a dangerous threat in the sequel to Squadron Alert and Division of the Spoils. Reissue.

Vain Command (Starcruiser Shenandoah)
ISBN: 0451452054

Ace. 1992

Assigned to reinforce the Federation presence at a training colony, the crew of the Shenandoah must contend with troublesome intelligence agents and rumors of Federation officials' involvement in an immigration scandal. Original.

The Painful Field (Starcruiser Shenandoah)
ISBN: 0451452801

Ace. 1993

As the mercenary forces of the Hunters attempt to rouse the alien-run Coordination, the crew of the Federation's starcruiser Shenandoah jump into action to stop them. Original.

Warriors for the Working Day (Starcruiser Shenandoah)
ISBN: 0451453492

Ace. 1994

As the human-run Federation and the alien Coordination head closer and closer to an inevitable conflict, the crew of the Federation's starcruiser Shenandoah may be the world's last hope for peace. Original.

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