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For The Emperor

Ciaphas Cain

For The Emperor

Book 1 of the Ciaphas Cain series

Commissar Ciaphas Cain, hero of the Imperium and renowned across the sector for his bravery and valour, is sent to maintain order on an outpost world on the border of tau space.

It's your introduction to the unique hero that is Commissar Cain, and his trusty Valhallans, including such memorable characters as the obnoxious Corporal Sulla and, of course, Cain's malodorous aide Jurgen. 


On an Imperial outpost world on the fringes of tau space, the renowned Commissar Ciaphas Cain and his fractious regiment of Valhallan Guard, newly created from the remnants of two devastated units, find themselves in the middle of a war. As the Astra Militarum struggle to contain worldwide civil insurrection, can the wily Commissar Cain identify the real villain before the planet is lost to the Imperium forever?

Written by Sandy Mitchell