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Star Trek: The Original Series

Elusive Salvation

Release DateApril 2016
Series

Star Trek: The Original Series

CaptainJames T. Kirk
StarshipUSS Enterprise NCC-1701
Year
2283
Rating3.99 (304 ratings) on GoodreadsRating last updated October 31, 2019
Rank#73 out of 634 books (View All)Based on average Goodreads rating
The Arctic Circle, 1845: Escaping the tyranny under which their people have lived for generations, aliens from a distant planet crash land on Earth’s. San Francisco, 2283: When a mysterious craft is detected entering the solar system, Admiral Kirk is confronts the vessel. He meets with an emissary from the Iramahl, a previously unknown alien race who have come in search of their brothers and sisters thought to have gone missing in this area of space centuries earlier.
Star Trek: The Original Series: Elusive Salvation
Timeline
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)
May, 2285 (stardate 8130.4) Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
2285 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (Star Trek: The Original Series #7)
May 13, 2264 Seasons of Light and Darkness (Star Trek: The Original Series)
Publisher Description
An all-new Star Trek adventure across time—the latest of the acclaimed Original Series novels!The Arctic Circle, 1845: Escaping the tyranny under which their people have lived for generations, aliens from a distant planet crash land on Earth’s inhospitable frozen wastes. Surviving the harsh conditions will pose a challenge, but over time the aliens will migrate to more populated areas, with decades passing as they work to conceal their presence from their former oppressors, who continue to hunt them at any cost. San Francisco, 2283: When a mysterious craft is detected entering the solar system, Admiral James Kirk is dispatched by Starfleet to confront the vessel. He meets with an emissary from the Iramahl, a previously unknown alien race who have come in search of their brothers and sisters thought to have gone missing in this area of space centuries earlier. Having recently thrown off the last chains of subjugation by another species, the Ptaen, they now believe their lost people hold the key to saving their entire race from eventual extinction.