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The secret of Kai's past revealed!

The Courageous is a Pocket DS9 novel – #25 in the numbered series, and the second novel in the Rebels trilogy – written by Dafydd ab Hugh. Published by Pocket Books, it was first released in February 1999.

Summary Edit

From the book jacket
Kai Winn, the supreme spiritual leader of the Bajoran people, has never divulged what she personally did during the harsh and perilous days of the Occupation. But now, as alien warships fight to reclaim Deep Space Nine, she cannot help recalling those bygone days – and her own private war against the alien oppressors.
Meanwhile, on the other side of the wormhole, Captain Sisko and the crew of the Defiant are stranded on a world overrun by ruthless invaders…

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Background information Edit

  • Author Dafydd ab Hugh is erroneously credited as "Daffyd ab Hugh" on the cover.
  • The novel's title does not appear on its cover, where it is identified as Rebels, Book Two of Three. The Courageous appears only on the inside title page, and identifies the book in Pocket's backlist.

Characters Edit

Benjamin Sisko
Kira Nerys
Jadzia Dax
Julian Bashir

External link Edit

Previous novel: Series Next novel:
#25: The Conquered Pocket DS9
Numbered novels
#26: The Liberated
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