Awesome / The Baroque Cycle

  • Jack's final showdown with the duc d'Arcachon. What really makes this a CMOA is the speech Jack gave instructing the duc's aide to Bring News Back.
  • Jack's Batman Gambit (via Subverted Thanatos Gambit) of a daring escape in the finale.
  • Jeronimo's Heroic Sacrifice by way of Taking You with Me.
  • Jack outsmarted Isaac fuckin' Newton.
  • Eliza with the harpoon.
  • The duel at the Tower of London.
  • Jack 'assisting' Leibniz in publishing his version of calculus through the simple of expedient of throwing the manuscript over the fence of the publisher.