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Star Trek: The Original Series #49

The Pandora Principle

Release DateApril 1990
Series

Star Trek: The Original Series #49

Year
2281
Rating3.80 (1,039 ratings) on GoodreadsRating last updated September 21, 2019
Rank#238 out of 634 books (View All)Based on average Goodreads rating
The only hope for the Federation's survival lies buried in the tortured memory of Commander Spock's protégé Saavik. Together they must return to the nightmare world of Saavik's birth to discover the secret behind the Romulans' most deadly threat.
Star Trek: The Original Series #49: The Pandora Principle
Timeline
2279 Rough Trails (Star Trek: The Original Series #91)
2280 The Flaming Arrow (Star Trek: The Original Series #92)
2280 Thin Air (Star Trek: The Original Series #93)
2280 Challenger (Star Trek: The Original Series #94)
2280 Chainmail (Gateways #2)
2281 The Pandora Principle (Star Trek: The Original Series #49)
2281 Dwellers in the Crucible (Star Trek: The Original Series #25)
2283 Elusive Salvation (Star Trek: The Original Series)
2284 Strangers from the Sky (Star Trek: The Original Series)
2285 Time for Yesterday (Star Trek: The Original Series #39)
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Publisher Description
A Romulan Bird of Prey mysteriously drifts over the neutral zone and into Federation territory. Captain Kirk and the crew of the Enterprise investigate, only to find the ship dead in space. When Starfleet orders the derelict ship brought to Earth for examination, the Enterprise returns home with perhaps her greatest prize. But the Bird of Prey carries a dangerous cargo, a deadly force that is soon unleashed in the heart of the Federation. Suddenly, the only hope for the Federation's survival lies buried in the tortured memory of Commander Spock's protégé, a cadet named Saavik. Together, Spock and Saavik must return to the nightmare world of Saavik's birth -- a planet called Hellguard, to discover the secret behind the Romulans' most deadly threat of all...