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Yes, I am only doing all of this to amuse myself, for the rest of you probably see my self-perceived cleverness as silly. This lead to me not really caring about anyone on a human level.
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A more serious complaint, however, is that this book can be seen as completely lacking any and all dramatic tension that a person or, me expects from a survival horror-themed story.
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The book is read by Brooks but includes other actors taking on the roles of the many individual characters who are aar in the novel. This really is a war book, chock full of pumped-up acronym-heavy military jargon.
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