Book one of the Unity series It has taken countless years and billions of lives, but the Earth has finally achieved a tentative peace. Ruled by a group known as The Council, humanity tries to return to everyday life. To help keep the peace, The Council has ordered the creation of the Battle Fleet. Since the announcement Jack Ryan has prepared himself to join. Things quickly spiral out of control for Jack as he discovers an ancient enemy, bent on destruction. The galaxy is on the brink of destruction and its up to Jack and the Battle Fleet to save it. Special thanks to RMPacheco for the awesome cover.