Rounding out Tor's series of reissues of the original three Halo novels, this newly edited and revised edition of "e;First Strike "e;is a must-have for all Halo fans. Featuring author Eric Nylund at the helm, this tale bridges the events that take place in the game "e;Halo: Combat Evolved "e;(as novelized in "e;The Flood"e;) and its blockbuster follow-up, "e;Halo 2."e;
After destroying the first Halo, Master Chief and Cortana attempt to voyage back home among a myriad of deadly Covenant attacks. With a battle weary squad, that includes the last of the Spartan-II survivors and the program's creator, Dr. Catherine Halsey, "e;First Strike "e;delivers an action-packed space opera told against the backdrop of one of the richest and most complex Science Fiction franchises of our time.