In the third volume of the ambitious Terra Ignota series, the world has been upended and war is inevitable.
Ada Palmer is an author, historian and composer. She did her PhD at Harvard, teaches History at the University of Chicago, blogs at ExUrbe.com, composes close harmony folk music and performs with the a capella group Sassafrass.
'Bold, furiously inventive, and mesmerizing ... The best science
fiction I've read in a long while' -- Robert Charles Wilson
'The kind of science fiction that makes me excited all over again about what science fiction can do' -- Jo Walton
'Provocative, erudite, inventive, resplendent' -- Ken Liu
'Part novel, part series of nested essays, part project, The Will to Battle is much greater than the whole; an exercise in both narrative flexibility and philosophy ... It's a powerful expression of what the genre can do' * Starburst magazine *