Star Trek: The Next Generation - 031 - Grounded

Star Trek: The Next Generation - 031 - Grounded

David Bischoff

Book 31.0 of Star Trek: The Next Generation

language: English

Publisher: Star Trek

Publishing date: Jan 2, 1996

Words: 70803
Pages: 288

Description:

Product Description While answering a distress call from a scientific station in a remote part of the glaxy, the *U.S.S. Enterpriseā„¢* becomes infected with a mysterious alien life form which feeds on and transforms inorganic materials. The Starship begins to gradually disintegrate, and Starfleet is forced to order its evacuation and destruction to prevent the dangerous infection form spreading throughout the galaxy. It's the end of an era for Captain Picard and his crew, who are scheduled for transfers that will split them up among different Starfleet vessels. But even as the end draws neear for the *Starship Enterpriseā„¢,* Captain Picard begins to formulate a desperate plan to save his ship and preserve his crew -- a plan that will force him to defy Starfleet orders and lead him to a connfrontation with a malevolent alien force -- which has the power to destroy the entire Federation. From the Publisher While answering a distress call from a scientific station in a remote part of the galaxy, the *U.S.S. Enterprise*TM becomes infected with a mysterious alien life form which feeds on and transforms inorganic materials. The Starship begins to gradually disintegrate, and Starfleet is forced to order its evacuation and destruction to prevent the dangerous infection from spreading throughout the galaxy. It's the end of an era for Captain Picard and his crew, who are scheduled for transfers that will split them up among different Starfleet vessels. As the end draws near for the *Starship Enterprise*, Captain Picard begins to formulat a desperate plan to save his ship and preserve his crew, a plan that will force him to defy Starfleet orders and lead him to a confrontation with a malevolent alien force which has the power to destroy the entire Federation.