In the distant future, interstellar travel and brain emulations are common. Dinosaurs have been brought back from extinction. New religions are flourishing. But something dangerous lurks in the depths of space: pirates! When the mysterious pirate Phoenix hunts a treasure more precious, and more dangerous, than any other, one em must decide how far he will go to protect it.
Pirate Hunter Herne Sutherland has one mission: revenge. But a planet full of pirates may be too much for one man. Ambushed by a shadowy organization and facing temptation within the palace walls, he must decide who he can trust. But even his allies have plans of their own, and there is more at stake than he realizes.