Bran Hoddan just wanted to be an electronic engineer and marry a delightful girl. But when he’s framed by the powers that be on the planet Walden he’s forced to flee, ending up on the primitive planet of Darth. Pursued by people who think he has the secret for a death-ray (he doesn’t), Bran does the only thing he can. He turns back to his family’s trade, piracy, for everyone in the galaxy fears The Pirates of Ersatz!
This classic book is also known as the Pirates of Zan.