Re: Star Trek Federation: The First 150 Years
^ This is true.
I wouldn't even be asking this if I didn't see that the 'core' of this release - the actual book itself, as opposed to all the extras that come with it - is also being offered as a standalone release (not due out until this fall). That's what piqued my Kindle interest.
In labor news: Longshoremen walked off the piers today. Rescue operations are continuing.