Ancestral Machines: A Humanity's Fire Novel by Michael CobleyAncestral Machines: A Humanity's Fire Novel by Michael Cobley

Ancestral Machines: A Humanity's Fire Novel

byMichael Cobley

Paperback | January 12, 2016

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A new standalone epic space opera, set in the same world as the Humanity's Fire trilogy.
No world is safe.
The Warcage: two hundred worlds harnessed to an articial sun in a feat of unprecedented stellar engineering. Built to travel through space as a monument to peace between alien species, now its voracious rulers have turned it into a nightmarish wasteland, capturing new planets for slaves and resources, then discarding the old.
Now, when a verdant agri-world is pulled out of its orbit, the captain of a smuggler ship must journey into the Warcage to rescue his crew.
Michael Cobley was born in Leicester, England and has lived in Glasgow, Scotland for most of his life. He has studied engineering, been a DJ and has an abiding interest in democratic politics.His previous books include the Shadowkings dark fantasy trilogy and Iron Mosaic, a short story collection.Seeds of Earth,The Orphaned Worlds,andT...
Title:Ancestral Machines: A Humanity's Fire NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:496 pages, 8.38 × 5.5 × 1.38 inPublished:January 12, 2016Publisher:OrbitLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:031622118X

ISBN - 13:9780316221184

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"Michael Cobley has added a fine piece of work to a grand tradition."-SF Crow's Nest on The Ascendant Stars