|Ace/Stoneshire paperback, 1983. Cover painting by|
Romas Kukalis (thanks: Ed).
"THE NEW MANKIND
War erupts with a vicious alien race that is scattered across galaxies. The USS Corsair, severely damaged, is forced to land on an uncharted world inhabited only by savage animals.
The ship is permanently down, and it was carrying no supplies. The three hundred crew members are not trained in colonization. Somehow they must survive. Soon, and with much pain, a society evolves - one that mankind has never before seen.
After hundreds of years, the rigid and repressive society has created a distinct class structure - Guiders, Techs, Hunters, Tree People...but a violent and full-scale revolution is close at hand in...
THE SAVAGE STARS"