Signed by the author on the title page. On an uninhabited planet, Cordelia Naismith and her survey crew are attacked by Barrayarans. While dealing with the aftermath, she encounters Aral Vorkosigan, commander of a Barrayaran ship that has been taken over by a ruthless crew member. Can they work together to regain control of the situation?
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Novel, 229 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1986)