What lies beneath the fog of the millions of orbiting nanotech satellites that shroud the world called Haze?
Major Keir Roget’s mission is to make planetfall in secret, find out, and report back to his superiors in the Federation, the Chinese-dominated government that rules Earth and the colonized planets.
Now, scouting Haze, he finds a culture both seemingly familiar, yet frighteningly alien, with hints of a technology far superior to that of the Federation. Yet he is not quite certain how much of what he sees is real–or how to convey a danger he cannot even prove to his superiors, if he can escape the planet...
“This psychological sf thriller. . . incorporates carefully delineated characters with believable far-future scenarios. Modesitt's fans as well as readers of hard sf should appreciate this story of imminent interstellar war.”--Library Journal
“Haze operates on many levels. . . . a highly enjoyable read.”--SFRevu
“[An] independent science-fiction consciousness-raiser, from the versatile and dependable Modesitt.”--Kirkus Reviews