"In these, the twilight years of the nineteenth century, I amazed at how high mankind has soared, and at how deep it has fallen because of the myriad advances in our sciences and in engineering. Seldom does a day go by without a gentleman announcing his newest life-changing invention. Each claiming it will benefit mankind in some way. It is a pity that we, the leaders of the civilised nations... [click here for more]
Since the 17th century, the rulers of the emerging Western powers have looked enviously towards the East at cultures and empires far older and wiser than their own. The East is rich with gold, jewels, spices, silk and a thousand other commodities that promise wealth and power to those who possess them. Although dismissive of these greedy upstarts, the great civilisations of the East have belatedly... [click here for more]
It is 1895 and the future depends not upon the actions of governments but upon those of the Adventuring Companies, and will be shaped by countless engagements in city streets, ancient ruins, dense jungles, high mountains and boundless deserts. In America, good men fight to preserve their hard-won liberty and the great drive west is stalled by Native American mystics and powerful outlaw gangs. In Africa,... [click here for more]
In this military science fiction short story and since the end of the war with the Muslim Coalition the European Space Union has returned to looking at conducing anti-piracy strikes in order to secure its border better. The unit is deployed on the border to conduct one of many strikes to come but first must also find an arms dealer to staunch the flow of the pirates weaponry.
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