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Summary[edit | edit source]

The story of how Lieutenant Soleta's Romulan heritage was discovered, as told by Captain Elizabeth Shelby.

References[edit | edit source]

Characters[edit | edit source]

Frank KittingerElizabeth ShelbySoletaunnamed Orions
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Mackenzie CalhounShelby

Locations[edit | edit source]

Alpha Omega IVStarbase Bravothe Captain's Table

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

unnamed Orion raiding ship • unnamed runabout
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USS Excalibur (Ambassador-class) • USS Excalibur (Galaxy-class) • USS Trident (Galaxy-class)

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

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States and organizations[edit | edit source]

StarfleetUnited Federation of Planets
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Romulan EmpireStarfleet Academy

Other references[edit | edit source]

ambrosiaatmosphereblasterbloodcavecomputercoolantDominion Waremergency rationforestgrenadehelmhoming beaconIDICinsectlanding baylanternmedical kitOrion whiskeypainphaserphoton torpedoproximity alarmquartersrainRomulan aleSelelvian/Tholian WarsensorshieldsshowersickbaysimulatorstabilizerStarfleet uniformthrustertreetricorderVulcan nerve pinch

Appendices[edit | edit source]

Related stories[edit | edit source]

Star Trek: The Captain's Table stories
Novels War DragonsDujonian's HoardThe MistFire ShipOnce BurnedWhere Sea Meets Sky
Tales from the Captain's Table short stories "Improvisations on the Opal Sea: A Tale of Dubious Credibility" • "Darkness" • "Pain Management" • "LoDnI'pu' vavpu' je" • "The Officers' Club" • "Have Beagle, Will Travel: The Legend of Porthos" • "Iron and Sacrifice" • "Seduced" • "An Easy Fast"

Timeline[edit | edit source]

published order
Previous story:
Tales from the Captain's Table short stories Next story:
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Pocket Next Adventure:
The above chronology placements are based on the primary placement in 2377.
The Pocket Books Timeline places events from this story in one other timeframe:
Previous Adventure:
Critical Care
Next Adventure:

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