By David Weber
Younger Cayleb Ahrmahk has comprehensive issues few humans may possibly even dream of. no longer but even thirty years previous, he's received the main crushing naval victories in human historical past. He's smashed a opposed alliance of at the very least 5 princedoms and received the hand of the gorgeous younger Queen Sharleyan of Chisholm. Cayleb and Sharleyan have created the Charisian Empire, the best naval strength within the background of Safehold, and they've became Charis right into a position of shelter for all who treasure freedom.
Their good fortune could turn out short-lived. The Church of God anticipating, which controls such a lot of Safehold, has decreed their destruction. mom Church's complete objective is to avoid the very issues to which Charis is dedicated. because the first try to overwhelm the heretics failed, the Church has no selection yet to undertake many of the hated Charisian concepts for themselves. quickly a powerful fleet will sail opposed to Cayleb, destroying every thing in its path.
But there are nonetheless issues approximately which the Church is familiar with not anything, together with Cayleb and Sharleyan's adviser, buddy, and father or mother- the mystic warrior-monk named Merlin Athrawes. Merlin is aware all approximately battles opposed to very unlikely odds, simply because he's in truth the cybernetic avatar of a tender girl named Nimue Alban, who died 1000 years ahead of. As Nimue, Merlin observed the complete Terran Federation pass down in fireplace and slaughter by the hands of a foe it may possibly now not defeat. He is aware that Safehold is the final human planet in life, and that the stasis the Church used to be created to implement would be the human race's loss of life sentence whether it is allowed to stand.
The juggernaut is rumbling down on Charis, yet Merlin Athrawes and a handful of remarkable people stand in its course. The Church is set to find simply how powerful the facility of human freedom actually is, in David Weber's A amazing Fortress.
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A Mighty Fortress (Safehold, Book 4) by David Weber