By S. M. Stirling
within the years because the occasion, the Republic of Nantucket has performed its most sensible to recreate the higher principles of the fashionable age. however the evils of its time resurface within the individual of William Walker, renegade Coast protect officer, who's busy construction an empire for himself in accordance with conquest via know-how. whilst Walker reaches Greece and recruits a number of in their higher kinglets to his reason, the folks of Nantucket haven't any selection. in the event that they are to avoid wasting the primitive international from being plunged into bloodshed on a twentieth-century scale, they need to defeat Walker at his personal online game: war.
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