Re: Destiny and Enterprise (Spoilers!)
disappears at the start of the Earth-Romulan War in 2155. By the time the second book in the Romulan War
duology ends, Columbia has been missing and presumed destroyed by the Imperial Fleet for over five years. By the start of the first Rise of the Federation
book, it's been over seven. So it's not a focus of those books -- it's been too long by that point.
"Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 has been written, directly or indirectly, against totalitarianism and for democratic Socialism, as I understand it." - George Orwell, 1946