By David D. Levine
The exciting adventures of Arabella Ashby proceed in Arabella and the conflict of Venus, the second one e-book in Hugo-winning writer David D. Levine's swashbuckling sci-fi, trade historical past series!
Arabella’s marriage ceremony plans to marry Captain Singh of the Honorable Mars buying and selling corporation are interrupted while her fiancé is captured by way of the French and despatched to a prisoner-of-war camp on swampy Venus. Now, Arabella needs to locate passage to an enemy-controlled planet in the course of a warfare, bribe or struggle her well beyond vicious guards, and rescue her Captain.
To do that she needs to enlist the aid of the rushing privateer, Daniel Fox of the Touchstone and construct her personal clockwork navigational automaton with the intention to get to Venus sooner than the dread French basic, Joseph Fouché, the Executioner of Lyon.
Once on Venus, Arabella, Singh, and Fox quickly detect that Napoleon has designed a mystery weapon, person who may perhaps subjugate the full galaxy in the event that they can’t find a method to cease Fouché, and the full French military, from finishing their emperor’s mandate.
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