The Dominion of Man wants to use the Cobras and their lost colonies to destroy the Troft, but it’s not an option the Broom family accepts as they erupt in rebellion.
Author: Timothy Zahn
Hoping for order and discipline, Travis Long joins the Royal Manticoran Navy only to discover the opposite with factions clamoring to scrap the Navy.
The Dominion of Man threatens the Cobra worlds with enslavement and Paul Broom with torture. They want the planet Qasama, another betrayal and will do anything to get it.
Traveling the Quadrail train throughout the galaxy, Frank Compton is up against the Mohdri, mind-controlling coral, as a new enemy rises, the all-consuming Shonkla’raa.
The Troft invasion of the Cobra Worlds and Qasama has made some uneasy allies with Jin Moreau Broom at its core, and a young Cobra forges a new political order.
Too deadly for their own worlds, the technologically advanced Cobras were “rewarded” with their own three planets where they fell into greater disrepute. Then the Troft invade…