By David Weber
New York instances, united states this present day, Wall highway Journaland overseas bestselling phenomenon David Weber offers ebook #18 within the a number of New York occasions best-selling Honor Harrington sequence. Honor Harrington’s Royal Manticoran army fights area battles along planetary rebels as its previous rival, the corrupt Solarian League, starts off to crumble.
#18 within the multiply-bestselling Honor Harrington series.
Michelle Henke, Queen Elizabeth of Manticore's first cousin, Honor Harrington's ally, and the commanding officer of Manticore's 10th Fleet, is simply a piece shocked whilst a messenger arrives from the Mobius approach to notify her that the Mobius Liberation entrance is ready to upward push in uprising opposed to the hated regime President Svein Lombroso. she will be able to comprehend why anyone would wish to insurgent opposed to somebody like Lombroso, yet why inform her approximately it? finally, she has difficulties of her personal, just like the minor subject of a life-or-death conflict opposed to the Solarian League.
Michelle has simply passed the "invincible" Solarian League army the main humiliating, one-sided defeat in its complete nearly thousand-year heritage in security of the folk of the big name Empire's Talbott Quadrant. however the League is the main strong megastar state within the heritage of humanity. Its army goes to be again – and this time with millions of superdreadnoughts.
Yet she additionally is familiar with ratings of different big name structures — a few autonomous, a few managed via puppet regimes, and a few easily conquered outright by means of the Solarian place of work of Frontier safety — lie within the League's grip alongside its frontier with the Talbott Quadrant. As wrestle spreads from the preliminary disagreement, the full frontier has began to seethe with unrest, and Michelle sympathizes with the oppressed populations in need of simply to be freed from their hated masters.
And that places her in whatever of a situation while the messenger from Mobius arrives, simply because a persons evidently gotten a mistaken quantity. in accordance with him, the Mobians’ rebellion has been conscientiously deliberate to coordinate with a strong open air best friend: the famous person Empire of Manticore. in simple terms Manticore — and Mike Henke — have by no means even heard of the Mobius Liberation Front.
It's a set-up . . . and Michelle is familiar with who is in the back of it. The shadowy Mesan Alignment has introduced a daring movement to smash Manticore's popularity because the champion of freedom. And whilst the RMN doesn't arrive, whilst the MLF is brutally and bloodily beaten, no self sustaining superstar approach will ever belief Manticore again.
Mike Henke is aware she has no orders from her executive to aid any rebellions or liberation activities, that she has in basic terms such a lot of ships, which might be in just such a lot of locations at a time . . . and that she cannot very likely justify diverting any of her constrained, outnumbered power to missions of liberation the superstar Empire by no means signed on for.
She is aware that . . . and she or he does not care.
No one goes to ship millions of patriots to their deaths, trusting in Manticoran support that may by no means come.
Not on Mike Henke's watch.
About Shadow of Freedom:
“This access is simply as fascinating as Weber’s preliminary supplying. . . .The result's a fast paced and action-packed tale that follows [our characters] as they circulate from response to command of the location. Weber builds Shadow of Freedom to a thrilling and unforeseen climax.”—Daily information of Galveston
About Mission of Honor, #13 within the Honor Harrington sequence:
“Weber combines life like, enticing characters with clever technological projection and a deep figuring out of army forms during this long-awaited Honor Harrington novel…Fans of this venerable house opera will have a good time to work out Honor again in action.”–Publishers Weekly
“This most recent Honor Harrington novel brings the saga to a different an important turning point…Readers may well consider convinced that they are going to be venerated many extra occasions and revel in it each time.”–Booklist
About David Weber and the distinction Harrington sequence:
“. . .everything you'll wish in a heroine …. first-class … lots of action.”–Science Fiction Age
“Brilliant! tremendous! Brilliant!”–Anne McCaffrey
“Compelling wrestle mixed with enticing characters for an exceptional house opera adventure.”–Locus
“Weber combines sensible, attractive characters with clever technological projection . . . lovers of this venerable house opera will celebrate . . .”–Publishers Weekly