CAPTAIN'S LOG, STARDATE 41254.7: The U.S.S. Enterprise is en route to Cygnus IV -- the edge of the known galaxy. There, we will rendezvous with the ship's new first officer and the other command personnel and proceed with out mission: discover the truth about Farpoint Station, a starbase facility built by the inhabitants of Cygnus IV, a starbase of unparalleled size and complexity...and infinite mystery.
And the success or failure of this, our first mission together, may well determine the course of human exploration across the galaxy for centuries to come...
About the Author
David Gerrold is the author of the Hugo and Nebula award-nominated book The Man Who Folded Himself and When HARLIE Was One, works that quickly established him in the hard science fiction genre during the 1970s. He also wrote The Trouble with Tribbles episode of Star Trek—one of the most popular Star Trek episode of all time, and is the author of the popular Star Wolf, Dingillian, and Chtorr series.
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