In this follow-up to his debut novel "The Dark Wing," the war with the zor race is long over, and Admiral Marais, the legendary "Dark Wing," is long dead, though some of his companions on that campaign of xenocide still remain, . Now the alien philosophies of the past foresees a new hero that will meet the new menace.

The Dark Ascent 2005, Tor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780765349828

Mass-market paperback

The Dark Ascent 2004, Tor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780765311160