Then a second Starfleet ship is attacked. And a third. Twenty-eight-year-old Jean-Luc Picard, captain of the U. S. S. Trailing one of the alien attack formations is a tiny Starfleet shuttle with a half dozen crewmembers aboard. One of them is picard's first officer and best friend, Gilaad Ben Zoma. Without warning, a starfleet ship is overwhelmed by a mysterious, alien aggressor—one who appears to possess an intimate knowledge of the vessel's tactical technology.
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Without saying why, the alien sends the freighter hurtling toward a part of space inhabited by the Ubarrak, the Federation's deadliest and most xenophobic enemy. Now she's back, asking for the captain's trust a second time. Picard desperately needs Santana's help in his struggle to save his galaxy. But will she justify his faith in her—or once again twist it to serve her own shadowy ends?
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And that's what he gets—until the Iktoj'ni is taken over by a monstrous alien with unbelievable powers and a disdain for all forms of life.
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. Five centuries later, captain picard, now commander of the Starship Enterprise ™, brought Guinan aboard as the ship's "bartender. The hope was that her wisdom and inner peace would provide a moral grounding for Picard's crew as they experienced the dangers of space. During this "first encounter, " Picard saved Guinan's life, a favor she would never forget.
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But she has to wonder—is she following her Klingon instincts or succumbing to simple jealousy? Gerda needs to find out—before Picard and his crew pay for their generosity with their lives. As captain jean-luc picard pits the stargazer against a savage alien species in a gallant attempt to send their visitor home, Gerda comes to suspect the woman of treachery.
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Surrounded by a crew he doesn't entirely know or trust, the young Picard must answer the challenges of leadership. While picard and his senior staff accompany Chief Engineer Simenon to his homeworld of Gnala to undergo a ritual, Victoria Wu, his second officer, is left in command of the Stargazer. Responding to a distress call from a nearby star system, Wu finds herself in the middle of a mystery involving a damaged ship and a peculiar interstellar phenomenon—one that threatens to destroy the Stargazer if she can't learn its secret.
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S. S. Thrust unexpectedly into the center seat, the twenty-eight-year-old Picard must live up to the challenges of starship command—and a crew that hasn't yet learned to trust himThe pirate known as the White Wolf has been wreaking havoc across several sectors, and the inexperienced Picard has been given the assignment to stop him.
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His name has gone down in legend as the captain of the U. S. S. Following the loss of the stargazer and the brutal court-martial that resulted, Picard no longer sees a future for himself in Starfleet. But the nine years of his life leading up to the inaugural mission of the U. S. S. Stargazer and two starships Enterprise.
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Accidentally transported incredible distances by the unpredictable Gateways, the diverse alien castaways regard each other and Voyager with hostility and suspicion. Captain kathryn janeway suddenly finds herself struggling to hold together an extremely fractious fleet of dislocated alien vessels even as the newly awakened Gateways hold open the prospect of finally bringing her own ship home!
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Once known as the "demons of air and Darkness, " the Iconians mysteriously vanished many millennia ago, never to return -- or so it was believed. Summoned to an emergency brieÞng at starþeet headquarters, Captain Jean-Luc Picard is stunned to discover that the legendary Iconians have returned at last, and are offering to sell the secrets of their advanced technology to the Federation.
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Challenger all of these heroes, for their own reasons, have taken the ultimate gamble: hurling themselves personally through a Gateway without any knowledge or forewarning of what lay beyond. Throughout the known galaxy, from the delta quadrant to the bridge of the Starship Enterprise™, from Deep Space Nine™ to the New Frontier, the sudden reactivation of the Gateways has destabilized interstellar relations between planets and cultures previously separated by countless light-years.
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S. S. Starfleet's finest have coped with the crisis as best they can, but circumstances have forced several valiant commanders to leap through separate Gateways into the unknown.