THE LAST EMPIRE
Copyright 2011 ePressario Publishing Inc.
Translated by Olga Gladkova
Edited by Allister Thompson
Cover design by Damon Freeman
Published by ePressario Publishing (Smashwords Edition)
All rights reserved.
All characters and events in this book are fictitious. Any resemblance to real persons, living or dead, is coincidental and not intended by the author.
Maurice Duval meditatively turned his glass in front of his eyes, peering at the play of sunlight caught in his red wine.