HALO:The Flood Essay

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HALO:The Flood

Edward Mai #22
01/21/05

HALO:The Flood
By William C. Dietz


Today I am going to tell you about a great book I read lately. It is called HALO:The Flood.
The Flood is based on the award-winning Xbox game, Halo. This book was interesting because
it tells the story through several different perspectives. Some of the perspectives
include: the super-soldier, Master Chief, an alien, another alien, a sergeant, and a few
soldiers. Although some new character perspectives are introduced in some chapters, the
characters die later in the chapter.



The story opens with the marines aboard their battle cruiser, The Pillar of Autumn.
Suddenly, an alarm sounds because an alien race, known as the Covenant, has invaded the
ship. Then the marines open up a cryo-tube. [a tube one can sleep frozen in] Inside the
tube is the genetically enhanced super-soldier, known as the Master Chief. The Chief then
defeats the aliens aboard the ship. After the invasion, the marines discover the ancient
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