Re: Quite a lot of death and destruction.....
The reason is equally simple: it sells books these days.
Not really, currently it is thought that dystrophic themes sell books but since no one is writing any other kind, that is not necessarily true. The general thinking has been, only 15 year old boys read Science Fiction and therefore Trek, but that doesn't make that assumption true either.
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