A new science fiction space epic from the author of Hammer's Slammers. The Empress of Earth, the finest passenger liner in the galaxy, carries 6,000 people through multiple universes to land on raw, often violent worlds--but the crew will have their work cut out for them on this hostile voyage.
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One of two huge ships that span the galaxy offering both luxury travel and indentured "cattle" class fares, the Empress of Earth is Lieutenant Randall Colville's new posting. As interstellar conflict ... Read full review
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