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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 62

This book should be available now so this is the last snippet. The Span Of Empire – Snippet 62 “Positive,” Tully said. “Get back to your squads. Life in general may be about to get ‘interesting’ again.” The two guards … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 61

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 61 Chapter 35 Caitlin turned as Ed stirred while Vaughan tapped controls and spoke into his mic. “Lleix?” he muttered. “Yeah, they’re the only ones who speak Khûrûsh,” Caitlin said quietly. “Oh, yeah,” Ed … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 60

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 60 Chapter 34 “Ship 15497 reports that the framepoint has been placed and tested and is now working properly. They confirm that they have activated the firewall so that no Ekhat can access it.”

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 59

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 59 Chapter 33 “Well done,” Aille said again at the end of the sharing of knowledge about the Khûr system and its inhabitants. Caitlin shook her head, but said nothing. The three Jao newcomers … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 58

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 58 None of the others had noticed her yet where she stood still near the door. She raised her head to its highest extension, and began to intone the aria. Her pitch was high; … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 57

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 57 Chapter 32 The door to the command deck irised open as Yaut drew near. Aille followed his fraghta through the opening, flanked by Pleniary-superior Tura on one side and Ed Kralik on the … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 56

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 56 PART IV On the Frontier Chapter 31 “It appears that you found your goal,” Aille continued from the main display. “We did and we didn’t.” Caitlin ran one hand through her hair. “Yes, … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 55

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 55 “Paranoia,” Vaughan said quietly. Caitlin turned to him, realization dawning in her own mind. “We’re not . . .” “. . .the first alien race they’ve met,” Caitlin completed the thought. “Damn, but … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 54

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 54 Chapter 30 “Director,” Fleet Command Dannet said, “you may want to look at the main view screen.” When Caitlin did, she saw the familiar schematic of the Khûr system. It took a moment … Continue reading

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The Span Of Empire – Snippet 53

The Span Of Empire – Snippet 53 “At least the docs got his arm reattached.” Tully shook his head. “And we got two of these things?” “Yes, sir. The guy I shot and the guy who surrendered both had one. … Continue reading

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