By Glen Cook
For 4 thousand years, the Guardships governed Canon area with an iron fist. Immortal ships with an immortal workforce roaming the galaxy, dealing rapidly and harshly with any mercantile homes or alien races that threatened the established order. yet now the home Tregesser believes they've got an aspect; a strength from outdoors Canon area bargains them the assets to throw off Guardship rule. Their preliminary gambits precipitate an avalanche of unforeseen results, the main unexpected of that's the emergence of Kez Maefele, one of many few ultimate generals of the Ku Warrior race — the one race to ever heavily threaten Guardship hegemony. Kez Maefele and a motley team of mysterious extraterrestrial beings, organic constructs, and scheming aristocrats locate themselves on the middle of the clash. Maefele needs to decide on which part he'll aid; the Guardships, who defeated and destroyed his race, or the unknown forces from outdoors Canon house that promise extra loss of life and destruction.
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