By Walter Jon Williams
In ferner Zukunft haben die unterschiedlichsten Völker der Galaxis ein mächtiges Imperium aus Tausenden von Welten geschaffen. Doch dieses Imperium steht vor dem Zerfall: Interessenskonflikte und Handelskriege führen zu seinem Niedergang. Eine mehr als erschreckende Entwicklung, denn eine gefährliche religiöse Sekte wartet bereits darauf, nach der Herrschaft zu greifen – und das könnte das Ende allen Lebens bedeuten.
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