Burden of Proof
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Aboard the galactic cruiser USS Michaelson, every sailor knows the dangers of life among the stars. But not all perils come from the cold of deep space--some come from within...

When a freak explosion on the Michaelson takes out most of Forward Engineering, an investigation is ordered. It would seem that a chief petty officer--who was killed in the accident--broke regulations by making difficult repairs alone and caused the conflagration himself. But the ship's legal officer, Lieutenant Paul Sinclair, learns of evidence that points to a cover-up--involving a rising star in the officer corps who may have ordered the dead man to work alone. The problem is, all of Sinclair's evidence is circumstantial--and the suspect is the son of a powerful vice admiral. Now, pressured from all sides, Sinclair must risk his name, his naval career, and his future to find the truth and see justice done...

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    • First Edition
    • Aug-2012
    • Ace
    • Mass Market Paperback
    • ISBN: 0441011470
    • ISBN13: 9780441011476
    • Feb-2012
    • Titan (UK)
    • Trade Paperback
    • ISBN: 085768941X
    • ISBN13: 9780857689412
    • Feb-2004
    • Penguin
    • eBook
    • ISBN: 1101650796
    • ISBN13: 9781101650790
    • Feb-2017
    • Brilliance Audio
    • MP3 CD
    • ISBN: 1536634417
    • ISBN13: 9781536634419


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