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Issue 47 of Star Trek Monthly was the December 1998 issue. A German-language edition was, otherwise unedited, released the subsequent month as issue 2 of Star Trek: Das offizielle monatliche Magazin.


First Contact
Darryl Curtis considers the past year, and what's to come in 1999.
The Best of All Worlds
Interview – Brent Spiner – "Data Transfer"
by Ian Spelling.
A Culture of One – behind the concept and character of Data with Andrew Darling.
Profile – Avery Brooks – "Mr. Ben"
A collection of previous interview quotes, biographical information and character history compiled by Ian Spelling.
Family Man – a look at Benjamin Sisko.
The Great Link
Andrew Lane looks at the complex entity that is the Dominion.
Discover the Dominion – essential episodes.
Nicole de Boer as Ezri Dax.
Interview – Marc Alaimo – "Just Following Orders"
by Ian Spelling.
Interview – Scott MacDonald – "Latex, and Loving it"
by Lou Anders.
A Fistful of Data
Ferengi and telepathy, Jean-Luc Picard between the Stargazer and the Enterprise-D, How did members of the Borg Cooperative get from Wolf 359 to the Delta Quadrant?, why didn't assimilation of the Raven draw the Borg's attention to Humanity?
Book extract
The Dominion War Book 1: Behind Enemy Lines.
Win a Playmates Latinum Edition 12" Seven of Nine sculpture.
From the Replicator
UK Update: Polco Products Captain's Log Gift Set, Wesco, Burex mouse mates and wrist supports, Playmates; recommended Christmas toys and figures.
Australasia Update: Computer games
US Update: Valdawn Watches, Communicator garage door opener, Enhanced First Contact, Star Trek: The Next Generation Collector's Edition Monopoly, calendars.
Read Out: Odyssey, The Q Continuum, Seven of Nine.
The Read Out schedule is expanded to cover Australasian releases.
On Screen: New Zealand release of The Original Series rerelease volumes 3.7 & 3.8, Deep Space Nine volumes 6.12 & 6.13, Voyager volumes 4.12 & 4.13; interview with Michelle Krusiec.
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The cover design shown here would be vastly different to the final publication.

Issue 46 Star Trek Monthly
Issue 47 – December 1998
Issue 48
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