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View Poll Results: Rate Forgotten History.
Outstanding 55 51.40%
Above Average 38 35.51%
Average 9 8.41%
Below Average 3 2.80%
Poor 2 1.87%
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Old April 16 2012, 04:24 PM   #31
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Re: DTI: Forgotten History by C. L. Bennett Review Thread (Spoilers!)

Thank godness. I might be able to comprehend most of it this time.
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Old April 17 2012, 04:43 AM   #32
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I'll join the chorus and state that Forgotten History is among the Trek books I'm most anticipating this year. I am also very excited about the time frame selected for this novel as well. Christopher has stated he'd like to maybe move on to something else after this one but I still uphold my suggestion from the Watching the Clock thread that I would seriously LOVE LOVE LOVE an Uptime book starring Jenna Noi. As much as I liked Garica and the other characters, and obviously our two stars, I fell in love with Jenna Noi as a character. One of the best characters I think Chris has handled as a writer. So fascinating and I loved her banter with the DTI gang. So yeah I know I'll be holding out for the possibility of an Uptime book still
Oh yeah, I'll second this one.

It would be neat and quite difficult I'd imagine to do a Trek book from the Uptime perspective. but I'd love it.
Me too.
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Old April 17 2012, 05:15 PM   #33
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I believe the two Temporal Investigations agents reference that Kirk had seventeen separate violations on his record in the DS9 episode. Think we'll get a complete accounting of those, drawn from both Canon and lit sources?
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Old April 17 2012, 05:18 PM   #34
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like when he did a slingshot manoeuvre to prevent himself spilling his coffee over komack.
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Old April 17 2012, 07:45 PM   #35
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I believe the two Temporal Investigations agents reference that Kirk had seventeen separate violations on his record in the DS9 episode. Think we'll get a complete accounting of those, drawn from both Canon and lit sources?
No, I left room for a few more. Who knows, after all, when another writer may come up with another Kirk time travel story?
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Old April 17 2012, 07:59 PM   #36
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No, I left room for a few more. Who knows, after all, when another writer may come up with another Kirk time travel story?
Makes sense, considering Cox just did it a couple of months ago.
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Old April 17 2012, 08:18 PM   #37
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I like the idea that...

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Old April 17 2012, 09:23 PM   #38
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I like the idea that...

Wow, that's a very long excerpt. That's over a fifth of the book.

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Old April 17 2012, 11:59 PM   #39
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I absolutely cannot wait to grab this book! I've been wanting more DTI novels since reading Watching the Clock!
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Old April 18 2012, 01:42 AM   #40
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I honoustly can't say what novel I'm looking out for more this year. With Storming Heaven already released, I thought at first that this year in Trek could not give me anything as good or better. But with the new DTI, the DRGIII duology, a new Voyager by Beyer, a new McCormick!!! And ofcourse a David Mack trilogy.

We are being spoiled in 2012 people!!
We've been lucky that's for sure. I'm so flipping behind, only half-way through That Which Divides & What Jusgements Come. Need to lock myself away for a weekend to catch up.
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Old April 18 2012, 02:00 AM   #41
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But also, election years are never fun.
Speak for yourself.
Sadly we have real world versions of the silly party but not the sensible party.
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Old April 18 2012, 08:06 AM   #42
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Could somebody post a link to the excerpt?
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Old April 18 2012, 08:31 AM   #43
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^ There's one in the first post of this thread. I always include them in my review threads.
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Old April 18 2012, 08:57 AM   #44
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Thanks.
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Old April 18 2012, 10:40 PM   #45
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Got it, read it, like it, more later.
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