By Phil Geusz
Published: December 1, 2012 by
By now David Birkenhead has all but defeated the Boyen Emperor. His fleet has been shattered and with it his dreams of conquest. Yet the Emperor fights desperately on, and the price of invading Imperious Prime remains too terrible to contemplate. Is there another, less-bloody way of ending the war besides invasion?
And if so, what will be the cost to David personally?