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Star Trek: The Original Series #93

Thin Air

Release DateAugust 2000
Series

Star Trek: The Original Series #93

Star Trek: New Earth #5

CaptainJames T. Kirk
StarshipUSS Enterprise NCC-1701
Year
2280
Rating3.72 (190 ratings) on GoodreadsRating last updated August 5, 2019
Rank#325 out of 634 books (View All)Based on average Goodreads rating
Aliens have contaminated Belle Terre's atmosphere with a destructive biochemical agent that will soon render the entire world hostile to human life. Spock races to find a scientific solution to their dire predicament, while Kirk takes the battle to the enemy.
Star Trek: The Original Series #93: Thin Air
Timeline
2278 Deep Domain (Star Trek: The Original Series #33)
2279 Wagon Train to the Stars (Star Trek: The Original Series #89)
2279 Belle Terre (Star Trek: The Original Series #90)
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)
Publisher Description
Many light-years away from the safety of the Federation, the Starship Enterpriseā„¢ stands guard over an alien world whose unique natural resources could change the balance of power throughout the galaxy. The ship's crucial assignment: to maintain a Federation presence on the Planet below, to defend the world's newly arrived inhabitants from hostile aliens, and to fight a solitary battle against all who would claim the planet's riches for their own. Thin Air Against all odds, Kirk and his crew have preserved the struggling Federation colony on Belle Terre, but their heroic efforts may have been in vain In a last-ditch attempt to drive the entrenched settlers off their new home, the alien Kauld have contaminated the planet's atmosphere with a destructive biochemical agent that will soon render the entire world inimical to human life. With only weeks to spare, Spock races to find a scientific solution to their dire predicament, while Kirk takes the battle to the enemy, determined to wrest the secret of their salvation from the very forces out to destroy the future of this new Earth!