Valiant Dust By Richard Baker
Book/Novel Author: Richard Baker
Book/Novel Title: Valiant Dust
In a stylish, smart, new military science fiction series, Richard Baker begins the adventures of Sikander North in an era of great interstellar colonial powers. Valiant Dust combines the intrigues of interstellar colonial diplomacy with explosive military action.New and extraordinary . . . Go read this!David WeberSikander Singh North has always had it easyuntil he joined the crew of the Aquilan Commonwealth starship CSS Hector. As the ships new gunnery officer and only Kashmiri, he must constantly prove himself better than his Aquilan crewmates, even if he has to use his fists. When the Hector is called to help with a planetary uprising, hell have to earn his units respect, find whos arming the rebels, and deal with the headstrong daughter of the colonial rulerall while dodging bullets.Sikanders military career is off to an explosive startbut only if he and CSS Hector can survive his first mission.