By S. M. Stirling
It’s been 8 years because the swap rendered expertise inoperable around the globe. emerging from the ashes of the pc and commercial a long time is a courageous new global. Survivors have banded jointly in tribal groups, dedicated to rebuilding society. In Oregon’s Willamette Valley, former pilot Michael Havel’s Bearkillers are warriors of renown. Their closest best friend, the paranormal extended family Mackenzie, is led through Wiccan folksinger Juniper Mackenzie. Their management has kept numerous lives.
But no longer each chief has altruistic aspirations. Norman Arminger, medieval student, ideas the Protectorate. He has enslaved civilians, outfitted a military, and unfold his forces from Portland via such a lot of western Washington kingdom. Now he desires the Willamette Valley farmland, and he’s keen to salary warfare to overcome it.
And unknown to either factions is the upcoming arrival of a boat from Tasmania bearing British soldiers...