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Her Majesty's American

Her Majesty's American
Title: Her Majesty's American
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Genre: space fantasy
Annotation:**THE UNION JACK TAKES TO SPACE!** All-new alternate history science fiction from *New York Times* best-selling author Steve White.
In an alternate future where the British empire never crumbled, the space ships of Her Majestys Navy work to keep the spaceways safe. Commander Robert Rogers of the Royal Space Navy is a defense intelligence officer known for his unconventional ways. Rogers is American born-and-raised, a loyal citizen of the Viceroyalty of North America. Hes a descendant of the founder of the highly effective, pro-British Rogers Rangers during the Colonial unpleasantries of 1776, and hes inherited his ancestors intelligence and drive in spades.
But there are those among the stars who are not so happy being subjects of the British Empire. In the Tau Ceti system, a cauldron of trouble brews as a terrorist faction of the rebellious Sons of Arnold attacks the empire from within, and warships of the theocratic Caliphate enters the system, prepared to do their worse to destroy the hated empire head on. Yet standing against the coming anarchy and tyranny is one intrepid spy prepared to risk all for queen and empire:
COMMANDER ROBERT ROGERS, HER MAJESTYS AMERICAN
**About ** Steve White:**
Creative . . . White seamlessly inserts his characters into history, blending science fiction and vintage military action to deliver a fast-paced, high-stakes story. The time travel leads to a twisty, clever series of surprises and plot mechanics. *Publishers Weekly* on *Soldiers out of Time*
White offers fast action and historically informed world-building. *Publishers Weekly*
. . . recalls the best of the John Campbell era of SF. White's core audience of hard SF fans will be pleased . . . *Publishers Weekly*
. . . Engaging entertainment . . . much suspense and many well-handled action scenes . . . *Booklist*
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