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Greater than the sum

by Bennett, Christopher L.

Format: Print Book 2008
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Fiction FIC STAR Trek Bennett
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Fiction
 
Call Number  FIC STAR Trek Bennett
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Science Fiction SCI-FAN STAR TREK
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Science Fiction
 
Call Number  SCI-FAN STAR TREK
 
 
Summary
The Starship Rhea has discovered a cluster of carbon planets that seems to be the source of the quantum energies rippling through a section of space. A landing party finds unusual life-forms inhabiting one of the planets. One officer, Lieutenant T'Ryssa Chen -- a half-Vulcan -- makes a tenuous connection with them. But before any progress can be made, the Rhea comes under attack from the Einstein -- a Starfleet vessel now controlled by the Borg. The landing party can only listen in horror as their comrades are assimilated. The Borg descend to the planet, and just as Chen accepts that she will be assimilated, the lieutenant is whisked two thousand light-years away.

A quantum slipstream -- instantaneous transportation -- is controlled by these beings in the cluster, and in the heart of the cluster there is now a Borg ship. Cut off from the rest of the Borg collective, the Einstein cannot be allowed to rejoin it. For the sake of humanity, the Borg cannot gain access to quantum slipstream technology.

Starfleet Command gives Captain Picard carte blanche: do whatever he must to help the beings in the cluster, and stop the Einstein no matter the cost.
Additional Information
Series Star trek, the next generation (Series)
Subjects Picard, Jean-Luc, -- 2305- -- Fiction.
Interplanetary voyages -- Fiction.
Life on other planets -- Fiction.
Star Trek fiction.
Science fiction.
Publisher New York :Pocket Books,2008
Edition 1st Pocket Books pbk. ed.
Language English
Notes "Based on Star Trek: The Next Generation created by Gene Roddenberry."
Description 356 pages ; 18 cm.
ISBN 9781416571322 (pbk.)
1416571329 (pbk.)
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