By Karen Traviss
Understand what a global needed to do to survive.
When the Locust Horde burst from the floor fifteen years in the past to slaughter the human inhabitants of Sera, mankind all started a determined struggle opposed to extinction. Now after a decade and a 1/2 bloody scuffling with, and with billions useless, the survivors—the Gears of the Coalition of Ordered Governments, besides a small band of civilians—have been pressured to ruin their very own towns and sacrifice their complete civilization to halt the Locust improve.
The last-ditch measures have succeeded, yet at an incredible price: the survivors were lowered to a handful of refugees.
Escaping to a haven at the distant island of Vectes, they start the heartbreaking job of rebuilding their devastated international. For some time, there’s wish . . . making peace with previous enemies, and once more making plans for the long run.
But the quick respite is shattered whilst Vectes comes lower than siege from a fair deadlier strength than the Locust—the Lambent, a hideous and continuously mutating life-form that destroys every thing in its direction. because the Lambent’s relentless attack spreads from the mainland to the island, the refugees ultimately comprehend what drove the Locust from their underground warrens and sparked the worldwide struggle.
While Marcus Fenix and the Gears fight to carry again the invasion, the Coalition faces a stark choice—fight this new enemy to the final human, or flee to the wastelands to take their possibilities and stay just like the human pariahs referred to as the Stranded . . . whilst Coalition chairman Richard Prescott nonetheless guards one final, poor mystery in regards to the Locust, the Lambent, and the way forward for mankind. . . .
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20. Into the M-Set 21. A House of Good Repute 22. Bureaucrat Preparations 23. Phone-in 24. Ice 25. Jason Junior 26. The Medici Goblet 27. Injunction 28. Mole 29. Sarcophagus 30. Pietà 31. A Matter of Megawatts Operations 32. Nobody Here But Us Robots 33. Solar Max 34. Storm 35. Artifact 36. The Last Lunch 37. Resurrection Finale 38. Richter Eight 39. Prodigal Son 40. Tour of Inspection 41. Free Ascent 42. The Villa, at Sunset 43. Exorcism 44. Epilogue: The Deeps of Time Sources and Acknowledgments Appendix: The Colors of Infinity The Deep Range Author’s Note Introduction I.
Injunction 28. Mole 29. Sarcophagus 30. Pietà 31. A Matter of Megawatts Operations 32. Nobody Here But Us Robots 33. Solar Max 34. Storm 35. Artifact 36. The Last Lunch 37. Resurrection Finale 38. Richter Eight 39. Prodigal Son 40. Tour of Inspection 41. Free Ascent 42. The Villa, at Sunset 43. Exorcism 44. Epilogue: The Deeps of Time Sources and Acknowledgments Appendix: The Colors of Infinity The Deep Range Author’s Note Introduction I. The Apprentice Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 II.