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The Newspaper Comics, Volume 1 is the first collection of comics that were published in Los Angeles Times Syndicate newspapers from October 1979-81.

Description Edit

From Book Jacket 
STAR TREK COMIC BOOKS HAVE BEEN PUBLISHED ALMOST CONTINUALLY SINCE 1967. Astoundingly, the long-running newspaper comic strip has been largely overlooked by even the most devout fans.
In 1979 Paramount commissioned the comic strip- featuring the talents of Thomas Warkentin, Ron Harris, Sharman DiVono, Larry Niven, and others- to pick up where the the first film,
Star Trek: The Motion Picture, left off and relate the adventures of the next five-year mission.
The series, although it continued until 1983, had very limited distribution and soon faded into obscurity. What's more, the strip has eluded comprehensive reprinting efforts... until now. Thanks to thorough research by a handful of dedicated
Star Trek collectors, the strips have been rescued from yesterday's fading newsprint and restored for this first of two-volume set that collects the entire run of the rare newspaper comics.

Story arcsEdit

Title

Called Home

Dilithium Dilemma The Real McCoy Double Bluff Aberration on Abaris Husian Gambit Heads of State It's a Living The Savage Within Quarantine
Number
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Writer(s)
Thomas Warkentin
Thomas Warkentin, Tom Durkin
Thomas Warkentin
Thomas Warkentin, Tom Durkin
Thomas Warkentin, Peter Jacoby
Thomas Warkentin
Sharman DiVono
Artist(s)
Thomas Warkentin
Ron Harris
Published 12/2/1979-1/12/1980 1/13/1980-3/8/1980 3/9/1980-5/3/1980 5/4/1980-6/28/1980 6/29/1980-9/6/1980 9/7/1980-1/17/1981 1/18/1981-3/21/1981 3/22/1981-4/25/1981 4/26/1981-7/21/1981 7/22/1981-10/25/1981

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ConnectionsEdit

IDW Publishing omnibuses
IDW miniseries The Space BetweenKlingons: Blood Will TellYear FourAlien Spotlight, Volume IIntelligence GatheringTurnaroundYear Four: The Enterprise ExperimentAssignment: EarthMirror ImagesCountdownThe Last GenerationMission's EndCrewSpock: ReflectionsNeroRomulans: Pawns of WarAlien Spotlight, Volume IIGhostsFool's GoldStar Trek Movie AdaptationLeonard McCoy, Frontier DoctorMirror BrokenWaypointManifest DestinyStarfleet AcademyCountdown to DarknessKhanHiveKhan: Ruling in HellCaptain's Log IDW bulb
Archive material Star Trek Archives (Best of Peter DavidBest of the BorgBest of Gary SevenBest of DS9Best of Captain KirkBest of Alternate Universes) • Best of KlingonsStar Trek Omnibus (Volume 1Volume 2The Original SeriesMovie Omnibus) • Motion Picture TrilogyNewspaper Comics (Volume 1Volume 2) • Classic UK Comics (Volume 1Volume 2Volume 3)

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