Star Trek 101: A Practical Guide to Who, What, Where, and Why

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Simon and Schuster, Sep 23, 2008 - Fiction - 320 pages
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In the future, a heroic captain and his crew explore the Galaxy in a really fast spacecraft. The crew's standing orders are:
"...to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before."™
Simple, straightforward -- that's Star Trek.® So what's all the fuss? Why do news crews always seem to find someone, somewhere dressed up in a Star Trek costume? What could be so interesting to so many people?

Star Trek 101 is the answer. You'll learn just a little about the heroes (Captain Kirk believes that man wasn't meant to live in paradise), the villains (Klingons have a thirst for conquest), and the important aliens (Vulcans live their lives by logic). In the handy recaps for all things Star Trek, you'll discover that the television shows and movies run the gamut from action-adventure to comedy. Just want to sample? The ten essential episodes are offered for your consideration. Star Trek 101 is a quick primer of the television shows and movies that carry the Star Trek name.
  

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User Review  - 1722sjm - LibraryThing

Star Trek 101 is an excellent reference book for star trek fans or those that are intersted in star trek. It includes a brief overview of series episode (including the animated series which is ... Read full review

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nice book about star trek! Read full review

Contents

ONE STAR TREK
1
THE ANIMATED SERIES
41
THE NEXT GENERATION
55
ENTERPRISE
245
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About the author (2008)

Terry J. Erdmann is the co-author of Star Trek The Original Topps Trading Card Series, Star Trek The Next Generation 365, Star Trek The Original Series 365, Star Trek 101, and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Companion.

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