The Holy City of High Charity
- 348 km (216.2 mi)
- 1.03 ATM [N2, O2, AR]
- Standard Climate:
- 50°F To 75°F (10°C To 24°C)
- Day Length:
- 265.2 Hours
The Holy City of High Charity was an
Despite its size and power, High Charity was destroyed toward the end of the war with the humans. When the High Prophet of Truth brought High Charity to Delta Halo in 2552, the Flood found its way onboard and rapidly infected the city’s population. Amid this chaos, Truth escaped with the Forerunner Dreadnought, leaving the High Charity’s citizens to fend for themselves. Eventually, High Charity met its end when the Gravemind crashed it into the Ark in an attempt to prevent the Halo Array from firing.
GEMINI - WAR GAMES MAP_SET/: 840-5
In the first, desperate days of the Human-Covenant War, the UNSC has enacted the Cole Protocol to safeguard Earth and its inner colonies from discovery by a merciless alien foe in this novel Tobias S. Buckell.
John Shirley's novel takes readers to the dawn of the Covenant and the fateful alliance between the Prophets and the Elites.