Publisher's summary Edit
“When the seventh head speaks, the War will end…”
In 11th century Arabia, Shahrazad tells her final story, on the thousand and second night.
In 19th century Britain, Sir Richard Burton is sent on the most important mission of his life.
In 21st century America, a serial killer is stalking a Presidential campaign.
And the hero has been written out of the novel.
“…and the true War will begin.”
- Various agencies from the War-era powers are involved, notably Faction Paradox and Lolita.
- Lolita is able to create Shifts.
to be added
- In her speech, Lola mentions that there was an attempt to drill to the Earth's core in the 1970s. (TV: Inferno)
- The Shift mentions that the outcome of the 2000 United States presidential election lasted in a multivalued state for several months because of meddling from many Wartime powers. (PROSE: Hanging Chads)