Author McDonald's Book
Tor, May 2004, 24.95 271 pp.
The last remaining High Guard Starship from the defunct Systems Commonwealth, the Andromeda Ascendant, heads to Kantar on the outer rim of the galaxy in their quest to rebuild galactic society. However, instead of a friendly welcome, hostile fire batters the Andromeda forcing the crew to flee the planet in a crippled vessel.
Desperately in need of repair, but near nothing except a three century ab...