Fist and steel, blood and bone.
Gilad Anni-Padda is the Earth s sworn champion?but he is not its only immortal defender. Across the globe, the rival Houses have gathered to declare war on the Earth and its Eternal Warrior and, finally, their vengeance will be wrought. Can Gilad withstand the swords gathered at his door? A battle thousands of years in the making will be fought today?and even the bravest warriors must fall sometime?