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A Terran Empire story

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Author: Ann Wilson
Language: English
Wordcount: 9,223 / 27 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 73.7
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 2,503
Added to site: 2008.03.15
mnybks.net#: 20317
License: by-nc-nd
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le system needed a base far more than one like Argyros, which could defend itself at least until reinforcements could arrive.

"As for police," the Count went on, "yes, non-Kins can handle most of what Kins cannot -- but I have already begun trying to recruit Security Division veterans. Non-susceptible ones, of course."

Thompson grinned appreciation. Former SecuDiv Marines made the best police available, if you were willing to let them do the job you paid them for; if you didn't, they'd probably consider it a breach of contract and leave. Not too many people were willing to deal with someone who'd alienated such police, so that was a definite point in the Count's favor. "I'll be glad to recommend construction of a base, then, my Lady."

"Excellent." The Count leaned forward, her expression serious. "As you have deduced, Captain, I was once a field agent, and I had this set up to give you the maximum amount of information in the minimum amount of time. I can see from your reactions that you

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Average Rating of 2 from 1 reviews: **
2013.04.20
Sardo Weems
**...

Technically, it's science fiction: it's set in the future on another planet. But the planet is completely earth-like, and the society is an aristocracy--so it might as well be earth. The space marines are summoned because a lab explosion has released a virus that turns some people into vampires.

It's a vampire story.


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