Published in November 1999 by Pocket Books. Now, over a dozen books later, Peter David has gathered some of the finest Star Trek authors to tell new tales of the Excalibur crew: Dayton Ward's thrilling adventure from Calhoun's sordid past Loren L. We meet Xyon as he escapes from being nearly executed when the Dogs of War attack the planet. On the other hand, Calhoun is in the book for, and I'm not exaggerating, 4 pages. Even though his titles and rank in the extinct Empire had no relevance in his status quo on the Excalibur, he still maintained a sort of regalness that demanded a reserved, restrained attitude. There was a time not so long ago when such a thing would have been unthinkable.
The spine may show signs of wear. All are in search of information regarding the true nature and location of the Quiet Place, a mystical realm celebrated in myth and legend. Seven of Nine has already captured the imagination of fans all over the world. He simply asked if it wouldn't be too much trouble if I read them here, however. For those of you unfamiliar with the series: Star Trek: New Frontier is a series which takes place contemporaneously with Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Before he can learn the truth, he and his crewmates must brave the unchecked savagery of the Dogs of War -- and enter the terrifying heart of the Quiet Place.
Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. S Excalibur , an area of For those of you unfamiliar with the series: Star Trek: New Frontier is a series which takes place contemporaneously with Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. I just thought saying that would make you feel better. Whenever you work with him on something lately, you come back here just a little more thoughtful than usual. All of them are in danger of the Redeemers, a fanatical albeit short collection of theocrats who will do anything to acquire the Quiet Place.
Starfleet's finest have coped with the crisis as best they can, but circumstances have forced several valiant commanders to leap through separate Gateways into the unknown. Before he can learn the truth, he and his companions - Mackenzie Calhoun, the scarred, alien captain recommended by Jean-Luc Picard; Commander Shelby, ambitious first officer and Calhoun's fomer lover; Dr Selar, the Vulcan physician formerly assigned to the Enterprise; Ops officer Robin Lefler, and the rest of the Excalibur's crew - must brave the unchecked savagery of the Dogs of War - and enter the terrifying heart of the Quiet Place. In all, the story was fast paced and entertaining, and the character of Xyon was fun to read. We meet Riella who is a girl who has very strange and disturbing dreams. Now she is Seven of Nine, a unique mixture of human biology and Borg technology. Stammer out a series of barely connected thoughts. This was a Thallonian noble, after all.
Only this same woman, now called Riella, may hold the secret of the Quiet Place, a secret that the Redeemers and others will kill to possess. This probably means they're going to cause all sorts of havoc in the future, so that's interesting. Peter David spends most of his time introducing a new character and letting us get to know him, which makes you wonder who he is? You're in the middle of treating me as if I'm a child, telling me that I run away and withdraw. Consequently, Robin was unable to get any sort of read off him at all as to just how he might feel about her. He didn't want them circulating around the ship; they're quite old and sacred and, well.
Next up we have Xyon. That's not all there was to it. We never get to find out why Malia acted as she did, for it did seem that in spite of everything she did love Riella in her own way. Only this same woman, now called Riella, may hold the secret of the Quiet Place, a secret that the Redeemers and others will kill to possess. Is Riella indeed Si Cwan's long-lost sister? They are the echoes of deja vu, they are the regrets that are fleeting, they are that which you didn't know you missed. Очень незначительные повреждения обложки, в том числе потертости, но без проколов или надрывов. You have a tendency to draw inwards at crucial emotional times, Robin.
And then she was impressed by him. Большинство страниц без повреждений, с незначительным количеством загибов или надрывов и подчеркиваний карандашом, без выделений в тексте и надписей на полях. However he had some historical texts here in his quarters that he invited me to read. Category: Fiction Author : S. We also never quite get any answers as to the nature of the Quiet Place--nor even any speculations that might deepen the mysteries surrounding it. What really got to me was a general feeling of anticlimax. As caught up in the wonder of the moment as she was, she still shrugged his hand off her shoulder.
Indeed, there wasn't a single good reason that she should not be part of the mission. That's all there was to it. Somehow information about the location of the Place was implanted in Riella's mind, tho' she does not know how or why she has this knowledge. Q is basically God after all and they cloned Klingon Jesus at one point. He also uses metafiction frequently, usually to humorous effect, as in his work on the comic book Young Justice.
Her skin was darkening a bit, and he wondered why that might be. And waiting behind at least one of the Gateways are the ageless Iconians themselves, the primordial architects of the mysterious portals causing chaos throughout the Milky Way galaxy. Xyon is basically the Star Trek version of Han Solo but is a good deal less mature, being closer to Luke's age rather than Harrison Ford's. On the planet Montos a mysterious young woman, her past shrouded in secrecy, finds herself pursued both by the fanatical Redeemers and a vicious race of feral predators known only as the Dogs of War. He put a hand on her shoulder, and it felt remarkably cool to the touch.
No reason she shouldn't, really. I just kill time, waiting to see what happens next in my life. All are in search of information regarding the true nature and location of the Quiet Place, a mystical realm celebrated in myth and legend. Ever since the fall of the Thallonian Empire, Si Cwan has been searching for his younger sister, the only other survivor of the royal family. There's something going on between you and our esteemed Thallonian nobleman, isn't there? They're immensely funny when they're not being terrifying and that's to the story's benefit. She looked up at her mother, her eyebrows knit together in confusion.