Thrawn: Alliances (Star Wars) (Star Wars: Thrawn)

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Book Information


• Author :
Timothy Zahn
• Duration :
13 hours and 21 minutes
• Type :
Audiobook
• ASIN :978-1449496081
• Release :
July 24, 2018
• Publisher :
Random House Audio

⊕ Plot Summary : “Grand Admiral Thrawn and Darth Vader aggroup against a threat to the Empire during this thrilling audiobook from popular author Timothy Zahn.

“I have detected a disturbance within the Force.” Ominous words below any circumstances, however all the a lot of therefore once expressed by Emperor Palpatine.

On Batuu, at the perimeters of the Unknown Regions, a threat to the Empire is taking root – its existence very little over a glimmer, its consequences yet unknowable. however it’s heavy enough to the Imperial leader to warrant investigation by his most powerful agents: unmerciful hatchet man Lord Darth Vader and sensible contriver Grand Admiral Thrawn. Fierce rivals for the emperor’s favor, and outspoken adversaries on Imperial affairs – as well as the Death Star project – the formidable combine appear unlikely partners for such an important mission. however the Emperor is aware of it isn’t the primary time Vader and Thrawn have joined forces. and there is a lot of behind his royal command than either man suspects.

In what feels like a life past, General Anakin Skywalker of the Galactic Republic, and Commander Mitth’raw’nuruodo, officer of the Chiss dominance, crossed ways for the primary time. One on a desperate personal quest, the opposite with motives unknown…and unrevealed. however facing a gauntlet of dangers on a far-flung world, they solid associate degree uneasy alliance – neither remotely responsive to what their futures command future.

Now, thrust along over again, they notice themselves certain once more for the earth wherever they once fought facet by facet. There they’re going to be doubly challenged – by a take a look at of their allegiance to the Empire…and associate degree enemy that threatens even their combined would possibly.”


⊗ Author Profile

Nationality : United States
Born in Chicago : Illinois on 01/09/1951

“Timothy Zahn is an American sci-fi writer. He attended Michigan State University, graduating with a BS degree in Physics in 1973. He continued his studies at the University of Illinois and earned an M.Sc. in Physics in 1975. While preparing for a doctorate in physics, his supervisor became ill, and Zahn was never able to finish. In 1975, he began writing science fiction as a hobby, and became a professional writer.

It owes its celebrity to a trilogy of books in the Star Wars series, which takes place several years after the end of the Return of the Jedi. These books pave the way for many novels and collections in the Star Wars universe by authors such as Kevin J. Anderson and Michael A. Stackpole.

He also wrote the popular “Conquerors Trilogy” (Conquerors’ trilogy, 1994-1996) about a war between humans and an alien species that has seemingly indestructible spaceships and may remain in the form of spirit after death. He also wrote short stories and won a Hugo Award in 1984 for his new Cascade Point. He lives in Oregon with his wife, Anna.”


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