Circling the solar sphere in search of new worlds and high adventure
Captain James T. Kirk – Assigned to the top position in Space Service – Starship Command – Kirk alone must make decisions in his contact with other worlds that can affect the future course of civilization throughout the Universe.
Science Officer Spock – Inheriting a precise, logical thinking pattern from his father, a native of the planet Vulcanis, Mr. Spock maintains a dangerous Earth trait… an intense curiosity about things of alien origin.
Yeoman Rand – Easily the most popular member of the crew, the truly “out-of-this-world” blonde has drawn the important assignment of secretary to the Captain on her first mission in deep space.
With a crew of 400 skilled specialists, the mammoth space ship Enterprise blasts off for intergalactic intrigue in the unexplored realms of outer space.
A paperback original first edition, based on scripts of the TV series’ first season. First Star Trek book.
Chapters & corresponding episode titles if different:
- Charlie’s Law (Season 1, episode 2: “Charlie X”; teleplay by DC Fontana from a story by Gene Roddenberry)
- Dagger of the Mind (Season 1, episode 9: story by S Bar-David, pseud. of Shimon Wincelberg)
- The Unreal McCoy (Season 1, episode 1: “The Man Trap”; story by George Clayton Johnson)
- Balance of Terror (Season 1, episode 14: story by Paul Schneider)
- The Naked Time (Season 1, episode 4: story by John DF Black)
- Miri (Season 1, episode 8: story by Adrian Spies)
- The Conscience of the King (Season 1, episode 13: story by Barry Trivers)
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