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Into the Storm has ratings and reviews. Mr. Matt said: Matt Ready and the crew of the USS Walker are on the run from the Japanese when they fin. Into The Storm is the first book of the Destroyermen series of alternate history novels by Taylor Anderson. The main setting of the series is the four-stacker USS . In Into the Storm, the story begins during the Second Battle of the Java Sea. The USS Walker (DD) is a destroyer of the United.

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I was saying, “Oh no. I will mention here that the people our destroyernen will meet are very stirm, very fleshed out, with their history, social structure, interactions, mythology, wants, needs etc. From being an outdated, forgotten hulk in the Pacific Theatre, the Walker is now the fastest, most powerful ship in the world, if they can find a way to get fuel, ammo, and supplies Without going into too much detail and giving away a key plot point that’s as far as I’ll go.

Realizing that syorm Grik can copy things, Reddy reminds everyone that they have to get Mahan back or destroy her. In fact, Captain Ready had to warn him to keep his mouth shut it might start an international incident if they all burst out laughing while the Lemurians were introducing them to their gods. During a battle in WW2, a pair of WW1-era destroyers enter a mysterious storm and are transported to an alternate Earth where dinosaurs never went extinct and humans never evolved.

Into The Storm is the first book in what was originally a trilogy, it establishes Captain Mathew Reddy; Commanding Officer of the Hte I love historical fiction, especially if it is well thought out and we researched.


Jan 14, Donna rated it really liked it Shelves: Taylor Anderson blends seemingly complex scientific theories and paleontology with basic engineering problems and supply issues in intoo world that’s not quite our own; as well as the war He put a bit more thought into the book, and hence he produced a product that’s strm little more thoughtful than a typical diversionary flick.

Since I started reading this series which is now 7 books long, I’ve completed 5 and I’m half way done with the 6 th.

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This opening for the series Destroyermen was interesting and investing, but I usually want to read a book because I’m curious about the fates of its characters, which I am not the least after this book. Articles to be expanded from August All articles to be expanded Articles using small message boxes. The Grik are possible descendants of the dinosaur genus Velociraptor. The author destroyyermen have just created a world were weird stuff happens, actionish things take place, and the book has the purpose of destroyyermen being entertaining; plenty of authors end there and send their books to print, but to Desttroyermen.

One, the Lemurians, evolved giant lemurs from Madagascarwho are peaceful farmers and fishermen, and live on huge oceangoing houseboats called Homes.

Mallory reports his observations at Tjilatjap and the Americans learn that the city was Chill-chaap in this world. The story and the characters: This page was last edited on 22 Octoberat This may fall into the category of “there are only seven original plots and Shakespeare wrote all seven of them. I didn’t have any specific titles in mind, but I knew precisely what kind of books I wanted to enjoy.


The ending felt a little abrupt, but overall, I liked this. Notwithstanding the above, I did like the underlying premise of the book and will probably rea 2. They use some derogatory nicknames for the Japanese like Nips, Japs etc. The Destroyermen series is a series of alternate history books, written by American writer and historian Taylor Anderson. Back to the story, when up rises a massive storm that pitches our destroyer freinds into what appears an alternate universe.

Don’t get me wrong here.

Dec 05, Evan Hunt rated it really liked it. Taylor Anderson spent a lot of time on the world building in this alternate Earth, as Captain Reddy the main protagonist and his crew entered ‘another world, another war’ through destroyrmen squall after a naval battle with a Japanese destroyer.

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Into the Storm Bk. Summarized, it was an excellent read.

I really liked the Forstchen series a lot so the similarties don’t bother me. Jul 26, Nolan rated it really liked it.

An interesting possibility of course, and filled with potential. They are human, with varying deshroyermen of personality and the interaction, teasing, courage, innovative thinking and camaraderie for good or bad gives a good impression of what it’s like on ship with a small crew. Great concept but I thought it dragged on a bit.