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I stopped by the library one day to pick something up and I randomly started reading this book while waiting - I've only read a couple of pages and I can't remember the title or author. I believe it is set in a space-travel era where a woman wakes up around corpses covered in snow which she introspectively claims to have killed.

She finds another victim along the road and continues until she ends up at a statue/monument where she removed her uniform and lay down to freeze to death.

Any help would be appreciated in finding the title of the book - I apologize if I got some of the details wrong, this was quite some time ago. And no spoilers please, thanks!

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This would be “Stealing Light“ by Gary Gibson. In the First chapter the Protagonist Dakota wakes up in a battlefield and tries to kill herself by stripping of her suit. She is rescued in time by friendly forces. The book is the First in a trilogy (the others being Nova War and Empire of Light.

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Path of the Fury by David Weber

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    Can you please provide specific details on how this book matches the request? Thanks – DVK-on-Ahch-To Dec 18 '12 at 15:00
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    It's similar to what I've read but I'm quite sure it isn't it - there was no dialogue or other interacting characters in the first couple scenes I've mentioned and Chapter 1 of Path of the Fury jumps right into a scene. – Denis 'Alpheus' Cahuk Dec 18 '12 at 15:19

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