Re: Novels with HUGE battles?
The Rihannsu novels by Diane Duane at several points, yes? Particularly in The Empty Chair.
I've got to read those.
"He clapped his captain—his friend—on the shoulder. Yes, this man was very much like James Kirk, in all the ways that mattered." --Christopher L. Bennett-- Star Trek: Mere Anarachy, The Darkness Drops Again