Pacifism will always be a powerful moral force, even – perhaps especially – to the Dorsai. For those of this planet of warriors born and bred are not as other men;. 1 reference. imported from Wikimedia project · English Wikipedia · title. Lost Dorsai (English). 0 references. genre · science fiction literature. 0 references. novella. Lost Dorsai [Gordon R. Dickson, Kevin T. Collins] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pacifism will always be a powerful moral force, even.

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Preview — Lost Dorsai by Gordon R. Nov 07, Mitchell rated it liked it Shelves: Books by Gordon R. Dorwai man who knew only the military, but didn’t want to fight. Lo que nos cuenta.

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And yet generally I still liked the book. He also did it well and I liked it the last five times he has done it in the series. The biography was too dorsaii to do any justice to Dickson and doorsai long to wander as it did.

I heard it was dorwai shorter story originally and I’m not so sure stretching it out was the best idea Dave Ellis rated it forsai liked it Mar 22, However, the story “Warrior,” was quite good and redeems the work a bit.


Andrew rated it really liked it Jan 05, To ask other readers questions about Lost Dorsaiplease sign up. It’s a Who’s Who of the future–and no science fiction reader should be without it. Sb52me rated it really liked it Mar 11, Kurt rated it it was amazing Aug 14, Important to it is the lack of prejudice. Dickson from his Childe Cycle series.

The ending was not bad but this really should have been an 8, word short story and not a novel.

Lost Dorsai

The collection includes two stories that originally appeared in the anthology series Destiniesone that appeared in the magazine Analog Dirsai Fiction and Fact and an excerpt from Dickson’s novel The Final Encyclopedia.

If you are looking for epic space battles look else where you have an exploration of the mentality of the Dorsai mercenary and how other perceive them.

Loost are many legends on the planet of the Dorsai, the breeding ground for heroes. Contains a relatively short novel, “Lost Dorsai,” a short story, “Warrior,” and an essay on Dickson’s work by Sandra Miesel. Feb 05, Jim rated it liked it Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This takes place in the same time period as the first book, “Dorsai!

Paul rated it really liked it Nov 22, In this case you have different worlds developing different personalities and characteristics dependent on their role in society but I digress.


This also contains two stories, although the title story is almost a full novel in itself. However since then I had come across a science fiction reference book which had a number of epic storylines listed in it – from Foundation to Dune and the Dorsai series was one of Okay I have been meaning to read more Gordon Dickson’s books for some time, I cannot remember the reason but I remember reading Wolf and Iron only to find that there was a massive 20 pages missing the number was post a reprint of a previous chapter and it took me years to find another copy and finish reading it.

And Ian and Kensie. Paperbackpages. Definitely not a favorite. Virtually nothing happened until page and even then there was almost no action whatsoever. None of those qualities were evident in “Lost Dorsai” and “Warrior.

The story is told from the last’s POV. Refresh and try again. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Cover of the first edition.