Andromeda's Choice (Legion of the Damned Prequel, Book 2) by William C. Dietz
By William C. Dietz
Nationwide bestselling writer William C. Dietz returns with Andromeda McKee, a lady who rebuilt her existence within the violent include of the Legion of the Damned within the days while cyborgs have been first being introduced…
In a special international, woman Catherine "Cat" Carletto could by no means have left her pampered lifestyles in the back of. but if Princess Ophelia grew to become Empress Ophelia in a coup that claimed the lives of the princess's brother and all who supported him, together with the Carletto kin, Cat needed to hide—or die.
She grew to become Legionnaire Andromeda McKee, and now she's a battle-scarred veteran who is aware tips on how to kill. And while she's summoned to Earth to obtain the Imperial Order of advantage from the Empress herself, Andromeda realizes that the instant is coming while her revenge should be at hand…
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In this formation every vessel was free to use her every weapon, with a minimum of danger to her sister ships; and yet, when the gigantic main projectors were operated along the axis of the formation, from the entire vast circle of the cone’s mouth there flamed a cylindrical field of force of such intolerable intensity that in it no conceivable substance could endure for a moment! The artificial planet of metal was now close enough so that it was visible to the ultra-vision of the Secret Service men, so plainly visible that the warships of the pirates were seen issuing from the enormous air-locks.