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By Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio

The commercial Revolution has escalated into all-out war. it's been eighteen years because the Heterodyne Boys, benevolent adventurers and inventors, disappeared less than mysterious conditions. this present day, Europe is governed via the Sparks, dynasties of mad scientists ruling over — and terrorizing — the hapless inhabitants with their weird and wonderful innovations and unchecked energy, whereas the downtrodden dream of the Hetrodynes' return.

At Transylvania Polygnostic college, a beautiful, younger scholar named Agatha Clay turns out to don't have anything yet undesirable good fortune. Incapable of establishing something that truly works, yet devoted to her reports, Agatha turns out destined for a lackluster occupation as a minor lab assistant. but if the collage is overthrown through the ruthless tyrant Baron Klaus Wulfenbach, Agatha reveals herself a prisoner aboard his giant airship fort Wulfenbach — and it starts off to appear like she may perhaps hold a spark of Mad technological know-how in spite of everything.

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Min walked to the bed—with its frame of cedar logs and a skip-peeled headboard stained deeply reddish brown—and sat down, hands in her lap. She watched Alivia carefully. Cadsuane raised an eyebrow at the sharpness in Rand’s voice. He sighed, forcing down his annoyance. He had asked her to be his counselor, and he had agreed to her stipulations. Min said there was something important he would need to learn from Cadsuane—that was another viewing—and in truth, he had found her advice useful on more than one occasion.

Lidrin did not respond. Ituralde turned his looking glass, examining spring fields clustered with workers going about their planting. Darluna was a large city for these parts. Nothing here in the west could match the grand cities of the east and south, of course, regardless of what people from Tanchico or Falme would like to claim. Still, Darluna had a sturdy granite wall a good twenty feet tall. There was no beauty to the fortification, but the wall was solid, and it wrapped a city big enough to make any country boy gawk.

Sometimes it was hard to tell with Lews Therin. Rand continued to think of the dead man as a separate individual from himself, regardless of what Semirhage had said. He had cleansed saidin! The taint was gone and it could touch his mind no longer. He was not going to go insane. The descent into terminal madness can be . . abrupt. He heard her words again, spoken for the others to hear. His secret was finally out. But Min had seen a viewing of Rand and another man melded together. Didn’t that mean that he and Lews Therin were two separate people, two individuals forced into one body?

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