Follow the career of a young officer in the 22nd-century genetically engineered space navy.
Henry Gallant thought Alaina loved him, but now she’s found someone else.
Despite his sorrow, he goes on a dangerous mission to an invading aliens’ homeworld. There he uses a neural interface to penetrate their communication network and steals a high-ranking alien’s identity. He learns about their society and discovers a way to defeat them.
After his mission, there is a concern that Gallant might pose a more serious threat than the aliens. While he struggles to fend off those who doubt his loyalty, he fights to win back Alaina.