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Across the Great Rift by Scott Washburn

By Scott Washburn

A technology fiction novel set within the a long way destiny. the recent empires, that have arisen from the rubble of a devastating struggle, are having a look with grasping eyes around the nice Rift to the untouched stars which lie there. nice riches and tool will come to those that can regulate them. Engineer Charles Crawford has been dispatched with Terraformer Regina Nassau and a daring excursion on a ten-year voyage to set up a colony and delivery gate at the a long way aspect of the Rift. yet a rival strength is set to hijack the try and has secreted an agent within the day trip to disrupt it with sabotage and homicide. With the political and army body of workers lifeless, the duty of wearing on falls to the engineers and technicians. Crawford and Nassau needs to mildew the survivors right into a strength able to resisting an enemy assault whereas carrying on with their basic activity of building the colony and construction the all-important shipping gate. Their activity is extra advanced by means of the truth that the a long way facet of the Rift isn't as uninhabited because it was once imagined to be. Refugees from the sooner, destroyed civilization have already made a house the following they usually glance upon the rookies with decidedly combined feelings. Crawford and Nassau needs to try and win the belief of the natives in the event that they are to have any wish opposed to the arrival enemy attack.

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