After a lifetime spent risking everything to save mankind from interstellar predators, Nicholas Sefort is now an elder statesman in a world under threat from within. For the world is harshly divided into rich and poor. And the poor are becoming increasingly desperate.
As war looms, young Philip Seafort, Nicholas's son, plunges into the nightmare that is New York, a city doomed to die, to seek out his friend. For Nicholas, the race to save mankind from destroying itself has become personal - and urgent.
'(The Seafort Saga) is probably the best military SF of the last twenty years, and among the best SF of any kind' SCIENCE FICTION CHRONICLE
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