Alien Offensive - Book 5 - Ultimate Sacrifice
by Marsell Morris
With the building of Messenger Two, humankind's dreams of becoming galactic explorers were finally realized. It was decided to find another planet in the galaxy suitable for human colonization, and that planet was discovered, and named Novus. Unfortunately, the much anticipated colonization of Novus failed, while setting into action a series of un-calculated events resulting in a tragic ending.