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In the wake of interplanetary war, former commander Cordelia Naismith has deserted her own planet to marry the leader of the defeated enemy, Aral Vorkosigan. On his home planet of Barrayar, two rival factions are eyeing the recently vacated throne, and Aral, recently appointed Regent of Barrayar by the Emperor on his deathbed, must stand between them. As Lord and Lady Vorkosigan, Aral and Cordelia struggle to establish stability in a fragile government thrown into confusion by the transition of power and the threat of civil war. When a palace coup endangers the government, their lives, and her unborn son, Cordelia takes action to secure the safety of her new family and new home.
Publisher: Riverdale, NY : Baen Publishing Enterprises, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©1991
ISBN: 9781476781112
Branch Call Number: FIC BUJOLD
Characteristics: 346 pages ; 24 cm


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Jan 14, 2017

Loved book on pragmatic Beta Colony outsider in a strange militaristic land & why "backwards" system was designed.
Her foes underestimated her in so many ways.
Loved the "I went shopping" &"I paid too much" gift to her husband & general staff scene.


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