That Hideous Strength is a Gaunt's Ghosts short story written by Dan Abnett. It was released in 1997. It chronicles an effort made following the liberation of Nero hive on Caligula to move a relief convoy through the planet's wastelands to Calphernia, despite the efforts of bandits. The escort detail of Tanith men is led by 'Try Again' Bragg, and the story mainly focusses on him and the main transport's bemused drivers.

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