By David Weber
For hundreds of years, the realm of Safehold, final redoubt of the human race, lay lower than the unchallenged rule of the Church of God watching for. The Church approved not anything new—no new innovations, no new understandings of the world.
What nobody knew was once that the Church used to be an problematic fraud—a high-tech procedure tested by way of a insurgent faction of Safehold's founders, intended to maintain humanity hidden from the robust alien race that had destroyed outdated Earth.
Then woke up Merlyn Athrawes, cybvernetic avatar of a warrior one thousand years useless, felled within the struggle within which Earth was once misplaced. Monk, warrior, counselor to princes and kings, Merlyn has one goal: to restart the heritage of the too-long-hidden human race.
And now the struggle is punctiliously underway. The island empire of Charis has declared its independence from the Church, and with Merlyn's aid has vaulted ahead right into a new age of steam-powered potency. warding off the wounded Church, Charis has drawn progressively more of the nations of Safehold to the reason for independence and self-determination. yet at a heavy price in bloodshed and loss—a rate felt via no one extra keenly that Merlyn Athrawes.
The wounded Church is regrouping. Its armies and assets are massive. The struggle for humanity's destiny isn't over, and won't be over soon...
David Weber's Like a strong Army is the hotly expected 7th quantity within the manhattan occasions bestselling Safehold sequence.