Star Trek Chronology: The History of the Future

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Pocket Books, 1996 - Fiction - 342 pages
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From the founding of the Federation, to Zefram Cochrane's invention of warp drive, to James T. Kirk's early days in Starfleet AcademyTM, to the voyages of the Starship EnterpriseTM under Captain Jean-Luc Picard, to the newest adventures of the U.S.S. VoyagerTM, this book provides a comprehensive look at Star Trek's incredible history. The Star Trek Chronology documents every important event from every Star Trek episode and film, and includes both stardates and Earth calendar dates.

An indispensible guide for Star Trek enthusiasts and writers alike, the Star Trek Chronology has been exhaustively researched and brought up to date by Star Trek production staff members Michael Okuda and Denise Okuda, and includes little-known "inside" information and trivia about the making of the hugely successful television shows and films.

Profusely illustrated with more than 1,000 color photos - many never before printed anywhere - this is the one book that imparts every chapter in the exciting Star Trek saga. The Star Trek Chronology is an incredible journey through time and the future of Star Trek!

Now, completely revised and updated - it even includes information from the new Star Trek: First ContactTM movie! From the founding of the Federation, to Zefram Cochrane's invention of warp drive, to James T. Kirk's early days in Starfleet AcademyTM, to the voyages of the Starship EnterpriseTM under Captain Jean-Luc Picard, to the newest adventures of the U.S.S. VoyagerTM, this book provides a comprehensive look at Star Trek's incredible history. The Star Trek Chronology documents every important event from every Star Trek episode and film, and includes both stardates and Earth calendar dates.

An indispensible guide for Star Trek enthusiasts and writers alike, the Star Trek Chronology has been exhaustively researched and brought up to date by Star Trek production staff members Michael Okuda and Denise Okuda, and includes little-known "inside" information and trivia about the making of the hugely successful television shows and films.

Profusely illustrated with more than 1,000 color photos - many never before printed anywhere - this is the one book that imparts every chapter in the exciting Star Trek saga. The Star Trek Chronology is an incredible journey through time and the future of Star Trek!

Now, completely revised and updated - it even includes information from the new Star Trek: First ContactTM movie!

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This was published in 1996 and as such has limited utility. It would were it completely up to date to be honest. Who really needs this other than that rarefied group who write Star Trek fan or ... Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments
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The Twentyfourth Century
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The Next Generation Year 1 2364
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About the author (1996)

Michael Okuda is the scenic art supervisor for "Star Trek: Voyager." He is responsible for those show's control panels, signage, alien written languages, computer readout animation, and other strange things. Michael worked on all seven years of "Star Trek: The Next Generation", and "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine." His other credits include six "Star Trek" feature films, "The Flash, The Human Target, " and the never-seen American version of "Red Dwarf."

Along with Rick Sternbach, Michael serves as a technical consultant to the writing staff of "Star Trek" and is coauthor of the "Star Trek: The Next Generation Technical Manual" book and CD-ROM. Michael grew up in Hawai'i, where he graduated from Roosevelt High School and earned a BA in communications from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa. He is a member of IATSE Local 816 (Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists) and is a member of the American Civil Liberties Union. Mike is a proponent of science education and he "really" wants to be the first graphic artist in space.

Michael Okuda is the scenic art supervisor for "Star Trek: Voyager." He is responsible for those show's control panels, signage, alien written languages, computer readout animation, and other strange things. Michael worked on all seven years of "Star Trek: The Next Generation", and "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine." His other credits include six "Star Trek" feature films, "The Flash, The Human Target, " and the never-seen American version of "Red Dwarf."

Along with Rick Sternbach, Michael serves as a technical consultant to the writing staff of "Star Trek" and is coauthor of the "Star Trek: The Next Generation Technical Manual" book and CD-ROM. Michael grew up in Hawai'i, where he graduated from Roosevelt High School and earned a BA in communications from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa. He is a member of IATSE Local 816 (Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists) and is a member of the American Civil Liberties Union. Mike is a proponent of science education and he "really" wants to be the first graphic artist in space.

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