The legendary Commissar Ciaphas Cain, lauded as one of the great heroes of the Imperium, finds himself thrust onto the battlefield again. Cain wants nothing. The Ciaphas Cain series are Dark Comedy/Action-Adventure novels written by a second omnibus entitled Ciaphas Cain: Defender of the Imperium in Ciaphas Cain: Defender of the Imperium by Sandy Mitchell, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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In Death and Gloryhe is part of the forces going to deliver a planet from an invasion of orks.
Cover illustration for Traitor’s Gambit Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. It’s the same recipe as earlier Cain stories: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Much more roguish than Dan Abnett’s Gaunt who is a very good character himself, mind you this collection is much less grim than other Warhammer collections.
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Confronted with the powers of Chaos and hordes of alien foes, our intrepid Co The legendary Commissar Ciaphas Cain, lauded as one of the great heroes of the Imperium, finds himself thrust onto the battlefield again. Another great entry in the Warhammer 40k universe and the Ciaphas Cain saga. He lives and works in Cambridge. Awakening the mob of infected, Cain and company retreat to the local enforcers headquarters where they hole up under assault from the horde who or to break in.
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Learn more about Amazon Prime. Censored by the Inquisition, of course. I think the best thing about this series is the amount of humor that Sandy Mitchell manages to interject.
This collection is just as enjoyable as the first one. After his death, a third party edited them into a more coherent form, interspersed them with footnotes or snippets of other ciiaphas where Cain’s first-person and self-centered perspective does not provide sufficient context, and made them available for use by the Holy Inquisition.
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Read more Read less. Showing of 23 reviews. His hobbies include the martial arts of Aikido and Iaido, miniature wargaming, role-playing games, caain pottering about on the family allotment. Log in and join the community. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.
Ciaphas Cain: Defender of the Imperium
This seems not to be the case as he finds himself constantly being assigned to outfits that are placed on suicidal missions. Retrieved from ” https: Later at a ball, Cain’s reputatation is enhanced further by Divas who states that if Cain had not uncovered the infestation in the brothel then every regiment would eventually be infested and the war lost.
I still of course enjoy both, but this one is definitely a cut above on relatablility in relation to space marine books that I’ve read. July Learn how and when to remove this template message. defenddr
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