Legendary war hero Spartan returns in the sixth thrilling ‘Mercenaries’ novel. As his forces return from the violent horrors of Karnak, they find themselves behind enemy lines. Spartan is trapped, yet the enemy sends vast armadas to the border of the Alliance. There will be no invasion, only a single cataclysmic naval engagement that will decide the fate of billions.
Outnumbered and outgunned, it falls to Spartan and his elite legions of mercenaries and robot soldiers to find a way out of the trap, and back to Helios before the Interstellar Empire and its warrior cults can destroy the military forces of the Alliance and end the war in one gargantuan battle.
Empires at War is a futuristic military sci-fi adventure that continues to expand the violent struggles of humanity during a time of Galactic upheaval. It is a classic work of realistic military science fiction, set against the aftermath of the apocalyptic Biomech War. A conflict that has left entire planets destroyed, and millions of citizens dead. Read Lords of War, the first book in the series for free!