By Walter Jon Williams

The universe has fallen into bloody chaos now that the dread empire of the tyrannical Shaa is not any extra -- on the mercy of the cruel insectoid Naxid, who now starvation for domination. however the far-flung human descendants of Terra have ultimately tasted liberty, and their warrior heroes won't put up. Separated via light-years, Lord Gareth Martinez and the mysterious guerrilla fighter Caroline Sula each one pursue a unique highway to victory in tomorrow's final conflict -- for the hot order might be way more negative than the previous ... until one final, determined stratagem can carry a shattered galaxy jointly.

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It’s going to be hard getting away,” Sula said. ” She and Macnamara had stationed themselves in the Garden of Scents off the Boulevard of the Praxis, where they could look down the boulevard toward the famous statue of The Great Master Delivering the Praxis to Other Peoples, and in the other direction to the Makish Palace, an ancient structure with five bulbous, ornamented towers, each shaped vaguely like an artichoke. Two days after their reconnaissance to the funicular terminal, the government had announced the special identification card that would be required for all residents and workers of the High City.

He asked. “I don’t believe so. ” Which was Macnamara’s code name. PJ was amiability itself. “Pleased to meet you, Mr. ” Macnamara gave a terse nod. ” PJ hesitated as he peered along the street. ” He pointed the way they had come. ” “The palace is closed. The servants have been dismissed, and the pensioners sent to our place in the country. ” “No cooks? ” “Someone from an agency comes in to clean. ” Sula looked at Macnamara, who gave her an equivocal look. Up to you, Sula read. “It sounds safe enough,” she ventured.

CONVENTIONS OF WAR • 35 Sula tried not to show her astonishment at this last revelation. So that’s what he was talking about, she thought as she remembered a drunken monologue from PJ at a reception. PJ settled back in his chair, a sunny smile breaking onto his face. “And now it’s come true. I can be your informer. Your spy. ” Alarm rose in Sula. “No,” she said quickly. “Don’t try to spy out anything. ” At PJ’s downcast expression, she added, “Just live your normal life. You already possess considerable knowledge that’s of value.

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