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The special 50th anniversary trilogy begins!

Captain to Captain is a Pocket TOS novel – the first novel in the Star Trek: Legacies trilogy – written by Greg Cox. Published by Pocket Books, it was first released in June 2016.


From the book jacket
An all-new epic trilogy commemorating 50 years of Star Trek.
Hidden aboard the USS Enterprise is a secret that has been passed from captain to captain, from Robert April to Christopher Pike to James T. Kirk. Now the return of the enigmatic woman once known as Number One has brought that secret to light – and Kirk and his crew must risk everything to finish a mission that began with April so many years ago…
Nearly two decades earlier, April and his crew first visited the planet Usilde, where they found both tragedy and a thorny moral dilemma. Today, the legacy of that fateful occasion will compel Kirk to embark on a risky voyage back to that forbidden world – which is now deep in territory claimed by the Klingon Empire!

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Background information

  • The book contains a short five-page preview of the next novel in the trilogy, Best Defense by David Mack.
  • The story takes place across two major time periods: 2249 and 2267. The historian's note indicates that this takes place several months after "Journey to Babel".
  • Cover art and design by Alan Dingman.

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