Checkmate

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As part of the Contraband Unit, Aaron Hudson is sworn to protect the resources of the colony ship Jersey. But Hudson's team is on the take-and a sudden crackdown leaves him set up to take the fall. Forced into an uneasy alliance with the Artificial Intelligence out to shut the Unit down, he's now caught between loyalty and survival... with the stakes nothing short of life and death.
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Overview

As part of the Contraband Unit, Aaron Hudson is sworn to protect the resources of the colony ship Jersey. But Hudson's team is on the take-and a sudden crackdown leaves him set up to take the fall. Forced into an uneasy alliance with the Artificial Intelligence out to shut the Unit down, he's now caught between loyalty and survival... with the stakes nothing short of life and death.
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Another promising first novel is Eric T. Baker's Checkmate, in which a customs agent aboard one of many spaceborne habitats tries to track down the people responsible for a thriving trade in contraband merchandise. All three of these titles are skillful blends of SF themes with techniques borrowed from the mystery genre.
—Don D'Ammassa
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780451456618
  • Publisher: Roc
  • Publication date: 1/1/1998
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Pages: 336
  • Product dimensions: 4.22 (w) x 6.86 (h) x 0.95 (d)

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