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Author Mercedes Lackey
Published 1993
Appears in: Bolos Book I ; The Best of the Bolos


Military historian Siegried O'Harrigan and Bolo RML-1138 'Rommel' are assigned to be the Reserve unit on Bachman's World. The planetary government (who wanted a battalion of full-time soldiers for the guaranteed market selling to them) are unhappy until Rommel and O'Harrigan foil an invasion by automated warmachines.