by Raymund Eich
After New California's founder committed suicide, two men vied to rule the colony.
Ashwin George, supported by the colony's elite and Tián Quán, the Chinese company whose hyperdrive ships and intelligent robots dominated the galaxy.
Desmond Park, nanotechnology engineer, armed with a shrewd intellect, the loyalty of the colony's youth, and the most formidable weapon of all.
A single idea.