Swords and Shields! Faith and Magic! Grab your weapons and prepare, for the enemy is on the move! High fantasy and mighty conflicts go hand-in-hand. In great wars, armies rise to fight evil hordes and heroes struggle to push beyond their imperfections to save the day. These stories include more than just epic landscapes and characters ...they also feature epic battles. The possibilities are endless, but at the heart they have this in common: soldiers - ordinary and otherwise - struggling against extraordinary odds to survive the day. They must withstand dark magic, dodge enemy blades, and defy the odds to survive Shattered Shields. Introducing original, military-themed, high-fantasy anthology featuring hard-hitting stories from Elizabeth Moon, Larry Correia, Sarah A. Hoyt, Glen Cook, and more!