Real World article
(written from a Production point of view)

Issue 18 of Star Trek Monthly was the August 1996 issue.


Make It So
On the new Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - The Official Poster Magazine and 24th century medicine.
The Best of All Worlds
Interview – DeForest Kelley – "A Simple Country Doctor"
by Ian Spelling.
"I'm a doctor, not a..." – a look at the origins of the phrase, and some notable versions.
What is the Nature of the Medical Emergency?
A look at the four main physicians in Star Trek.
Paul Cornell looks at auxiliary medical personnel.
24th century medicines.
Comic strip
DC TNG volume 2: "Gateway", part 2/"The Unconquered", part 1.
Because STM was reducing the amount of space devoted to the comic strip at this time, this strip actually spans two issues – with the first two pages of "The Unconquered" being omitted to remove extraneous exposition.
Interview – Alexander Siddig – "Our Man Bashir"
by Ian Spelling.
Interview – Robert Picardo – "Holo-Healer"
by Joe Nazzaro.
doc vs data.
From the Replicator
Merchandise: Playmates Toys, SkyBox, Hallmark.
Upcoming conventions.
Model Matters: AMT/Ertl cutaway Enterprise.
On Screen: Original Series rerelease volumes 1.4, 1.5, 1.6 & 1.7, Voyager volume 2.8; Lou Anders interviews Tony Todd.
Read Out
Competition to win a Pioneer LaserDisc player.
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Issue 17 Star Trek Monthly
Issue 18 – August 1996
Issue 19
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