Offers an incredible look into Federation politics connecting it with events from other books.
Must read for any Trek fans,,,
Perfect if you're looking for some deep insight on how UFP everyday's job is done.
Elections, political intrigues, interstellar crisis: if you like the stuff, here's everything Starfleet never showed you
I particularly enjoyed ambassadorial meeting with Delta and the one between UFP President, Klingon Chancellor and Romulan Praetor.
What else ? DeCandido is always "safe stuff": money very well spent and earned