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En route to Alpha Maluria VI to settle a dispute between two religions, the USS Enterprise first stops to do a routine check on the progress of a terraforming colony on Beta Canzandia III—a colony whose inhabitants include Carol and David Marcus.
While Spock is left behind at the terraforming colony to continue his scientific studies, the rest of the crew heads to Alpha Maluria VI to find the dispute has turned to war.
As Kirk, McCoy, and Scotty search for a solution to end the conflict, a ship piloted by a Klingon faction arrives at the terraforming colony to take control of the facility. When colonists are imprisoned, Spock and David must defeat the Klingons or face certain death…

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Characters[edit | edit source]

AorasYves BoudreauChristine ChapelPavel ChekovDumericFarquharRoberto GarciaGidrisKapronekKarradhJames T. KirkKirucKrugeJohn KyleCarol MarcusDavid MarcusJabilo M'BengaLeonard McCoyMedfordKeena MedfordWill PfefferTimmy RiordanMontgomery ScottSpockHikaru SuluTorgisNyota UhuraVheledLi WanZibrat
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Cal ForrestKahless the UnforgettableKalastraMallotZoth

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

USS EnterpriseUSS HoodIKS Kad'nraUSS PotemkinIKS Ul'lud

Locations[edit | edit source]

Alalpech'chAlpha Maluria VI (Alpha Maluria system) • Beta Canzandia III (Beta Canzandia system)

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

Alpha MalurianHumanKlingonLauruditeMitachrosianVulcan
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States and organizations[edit | edit source]

Gevish'raeKamorh'dagKlingon EmpireNik'nash clanStarfleetUnited Federation of Planets

Science and technology[edit | edit source]

bloodcomputerG-Seven unitgalaxyhairintercompoisonstar systemterraformingtimewarp factor

Ranks and titles[edit | edit source]

agentambassadorassassincaptainchief engineerdoctorEmperor of the Klingon Empirelieutenant commanderlord

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Information[edit | edit source]

published order
Previous novel:
The Rift
TOS numbered novels Next novel:
The Disinherited
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
In the Maze
Pocket Next Adventure:
Turnabout Intruder
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