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Vanguard #9

In Tempest's Wake

Release DateOctober 2012
Series

Vanguard #9

CaptainJames T. Kirk
StarshipUSS Enterprise NCC-1701
Year
January 2269
Rating3.95 (197 ratings) on GoodreadsRating last updated October 23, 2019
Rank#107 out of 634 books (View All)Based on average Goodreads rating
Through flashbacks intercut with the ongoing conversation between Kirk and Admiral Heihachiro Nogura, Starbase 47’s second and final commanding officer, the Enterprise’s involvement in the last days of Operation Vanguard - and the conflict between Starfleet and Tholian forces at Starbase 47 - is told from the perspective of Kirk and his crew.
Vanguard #9: In Tempest's Wake
Timeline
2268
to February, 2269
Storming Heaven (Vanguard #8)
2268 (stardate 5730.2) Star Trek S03 E15 - Let That Be Your Last Battlefield
2268 (stardate 5718.3) Star Trek S03 E14 - Whom Gods Destroy
2268 Sanctuary (Star Trek: The Original Series #61)
2268 (stardate 5423.4) Star Trek S03 E16 - The Mark of Gideon
January, 2269 (stardate 5829.6) In Tempest's Wake (Vanguard #9)
March, 2269 (stardate 5725.3) Star Trek S03 E18 - The Lights of Zetar
March, 2269 (stardate 5818.4) Star Trek S03 E20 - The Cloud Minders
2269 Devil's Bargain (Star Trek: The Original Series)
2269 Crisis on Centaurus (Star Trek: The Original Series #28)
March, 2269 (stardate 5832.3) Star Trek S03 E20 - The Way to Eden
Publisher Description
An all-new eBook exclusive adventure in the Taurus Reach with the starship crews, undercover agents, civilian colonists, and alien power players of the Vanguard saga, based on Star Trek: The Original Series.Following the dramatic events as chronicled in Vanguard: Storming Heaven, the U.S.S. Enterprise and other starships that participated in the final battle in the Taurus Reach have been remanded to a remote starbase. While evacuees from the station are processed and the ships repaired, restocked, and re-staffed as needed, Captain James T. Kirk is ordered to report to Admiral Heihachiro Nogura, Starbase 47’s second and final commanding officer. Through flashbacks intercut with the ongoing conversation between Kirk and Nogura, the Enterprise’s involvement in the last days of Operation Vanguard—and the conflict between Starfleet and Tholian forces at Starbase 47—is now told from the perspective of Kirk and his crew.