By Eric Flint
King Gustavus of Sweden orders basic Mike Stearns of West Virginia to visit Saxony and repair order. Gretchen has been arrested there and is perhaps carried out. The innovative teams which she has been operating with are usually not approximately to enable that occur, and unexpectedly there's rioting within the streets and Saxony's ruthless basic Baner is set to suppress the rebellion.
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