I really enjoyed this(these) book(s), not because of the topic of the series (The Dead Have Returned!), but because of the handling of technology. It is probably some of the most realistic and probabilistic hi-tech I have ever read.

Mr. Hamilton manages to integrate his tech into the story without it being obvious and without it being an aside to the reader to explain. There is no "Blah blah (then a description)", the description of the tech occurs naturally with the storyline and action. (did that make any sense?)

He covers all annoyances I've found in Space Opera stories, such as:

Needless to say, I could go on. But it's an excellent book, even if you just consider the tech inside.