Sten Adventures Book 5: Revenge of the Damned

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Revenge of the Damned
Sten Adventure 5 book cover.jpg
Author Chris Bunch and Allan Cole
Cover artist Not listed
Country United States
Language English
Series Sten Adventures
Genre Science fiction novel
Publisher Del Rey Books, reissued by Orbit Books
Publication date
1989
Media type Print (paperback)
Pages 380 pp
ISBN 1-84149-080-6
OCLC 46600419
Preceded by Fleet of the Damned
Followed by The Return of the Emperor

Revenge of the Damned is the fifth book in Chris Bunch and Allan Cole's The Sten Adventures.

Plot summary[edit]

Sten and Alex are now POWs in a Tahn prison camp. They were taken captive during the last story (Fleet of the Damned) when their ship was rendered hors de combat. The first half of the book covers their time in the prison camp (from which they could easily escape if their duty did not prevent them) and their eventual escape from said camp. The second half involves being sent back to the same Tahn world by the Eternal Emperor to help topple the Tahn regime and end the Tahn War. They are successful in all accounts, but afterwards an internal assassination plot succeeds in killing the Eternal Emperor. As the story ends, however, there is evidence that he will be back.