The Horus Heresy Volume Two - While the name of Horus is reviled across the galaxy as a traitor and heretic, he was far from the first to act in secret against his supposed allies. Looking back across the latter years of the Great Crusade, it becomes apparent that duplicity and subterfuge have become part of the fabric of the Imperium – from the forests of Caliban to the borders of known space, and even the red sands of Mars...
This collection contains the novels Descent of Angels, Legion, Battle for the Abyss, Mechanicum and Tales of Heresy.
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Descent of Angels, Legion, Battle for the Abyss, Mechanicum and Tales of Heresy continue the saga, revealing how the galaxy was already riven by suspicion, factionalism and rivalry even before Horus fell. The mysteries of the Dark Angels, alien plots, the explosive, disastrous civil war on Mars and a collection of gripping short stories – science fiction doesn't get any more epic than this.