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"A Private Little War" was the 45th episode of Star Trek: The Original Series.



Episode characters

ApellaChristine ChapelPavel ChekovBill HadleyJames T. KirkKrellRoger LemliRyan LeslieJabilo M'BengaLeonard McCoyMugatoNonaMontgomery ScottSpockTyreeNyota UhuraYutanunnamed USS Enterprise (NCC-1701) personnel

Novelization characters

ApellaChristine ChapelPavel ChekovGumatoJames T. KirkKrellJabilo M'BengaLeonard McCoyNonaMontgomery ScottSpockTyreeNyota UhuraYutan

Starships and vehicles

USS Enterprise (Constitution-class heavy cruiser)


Neural (Zeta Boötis system, the galaxy's Alpha Quadrant)

Races and cultures


States and organizations

FederationKlingon EmpireKlingon Defense ForceStarfleet

Technology and weapons

flintlock musketgunKlingon flintlock musketmusketstarshiptransporter

Ranks and titles

captainchief engineerchief medical officercommandercommanding officercommunications officerdoctorengineerensignFederation Starfleet ranksFederation Starfleet ranks (2266-2270)first officerhelmsmanlieutenantlieutenant commandernavigatorofficerscience officerscientistsecond officertactical officer

Other references

clothingenergygovernmenthumanoidlifeformmatternation-stateplanetraces and culturesrankplanetspacestarstar systemStarfleet uniformStarfleet uniform (2260s)technologytimetitleuniformuniverseweapon


stardate 4211.4, 2267 (2260s chronology, 2264–2270 Enterprise voyages)
Enterprise travels to Neural.


Related media


Video releases



Episode images

Adaptation images



published order
Previous episode:
Journey to Babel
TOS episode produced Next episode:
The Gamesters of Triskelion
Previous episode:
The Immunity Syndrome
TOS episode aired Next episode:
Return to Tomorrow
Previous story:
Is There In Truth No Beauty?
Star Trek 10
Next story:
The Omega Glory
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
First, Do No Harm
Memory Beta Chronology Next Adventure:
The Order of Things
Pages 15-19
Previous Adventure:
First, Do No Harm
Pocket Next Adventure:
Ni Var
Previous Adventure:
The IDIC Epidemic
Voyages of the
USS Enterprise (NCC-1701)
(2264 to 2270)
Next Adventure:
Ni Var

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