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Old April 5 2014, 09:41 PM   #16
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Re: TOS: Foul Deeds Will Rise, by Greg Cox (November 25, 2014)

I believe the Eugenics Wars novels established that Gary Seven and Roberta Lincoln retrieved them.
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Old April 5 2014, 09:45 PM   #17
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Re: TOS: Foul Deeds Will Rise, by Greg Cox (November 25, 2014)

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"Chekov, the intrepid security chief," as opposed to "Chekov, the green young ensign."
Agreed. You don't want to see him chicken out.

Because then the novel would have to be called Fowl Deeds Will Rise.
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Old April 5 2014, 10:07 PM   #18
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Re: TOS: Foul Deeds Will Rise, by Greg Cox (November 25, 2014)

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I believe the Eugenics Wars novels established that Gary Seven and Roberta Lincoln retrieved them.
Was Isis involved?

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Old April 5 2014, 10:14 PM   #19
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I believe the Eugenics Wars novels established that Gary Seven and Roberta Lincoln retrieved them.
Yep! Seven and Roberta cleaned up after Chekov in the books . . . .
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Old April 6 2014, 12:34 AM   #20
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Re: TOS: Foul Deeds Will Rise, by Greg Cox (November 25, 2014)

They're likely sitting in a family-heirloom trophy case in Janeway's ready room, time-looped like Kirk's birthday-glasses.

Quick question about the novel, Greg:

You mentioned on Trek.FM that the book brings back a character from the TV series, one Kirk hasn't encountered in twenty years, and that this person appeared in an episode that was less-cheerful in tone than others.

Had a few theories as to whom this might be, after quickly scrolling down the list of TOS episodes; right now, my short-list of potentials includes Capt. Ronald Tracey, Ben Finney, and (yes) Dr. Janice Lester (deliberately skipping over "superpowered" characters such as Charlie X and the Gorgon, owing to the novel's synopsis).

Would've included Garth of Izar, except another novel and at least one DC Comics story arc have already dealt with him in the movie era. Any further hints you can drop us?
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Old April 6 2014, 01:01 AM   #21
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They're likely sitting in a family-heirloom trophy case in Janeway's ready room, time-looped like Kirk's birthday-glasses.

Quick question about the novel, Greg:

You mentioned on Trek.FM that the book brings back a character from the TV series, one Kirk hasn't encountered in twenty years, and that this person appeared in an episode that was less-cheerful in tone than others.

Had a few theories as to whom this might be, after quickly scrolling down the list of TOS episodes; right now, my short-list of potentials includes Capt. Ronald Tracey, Ben Finney, and (yes) Dr. Janice Lester (deliberately skipping over "superpowered" characters such as Charlie X and the Gorgon, owing to the novel's synopsis).

Would've included Garth of Izar, except another novel and at least one DC Comics story arc have already dealt with him in the movie era. Any further hints you can drop us?
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Old April 6 2014, 04:23 AM   #22
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Re: TOS: Foul Deeds Will Rise, by Greg Cox (November 25, 2014)

It's Elias Sandoval, isn't it?

Sorry, he was the only random character I could think of off the top of my head that fit the criteria.
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Old April 6 2014, 03:37 PM   #23
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It's Elias Sandoval, isn't it?

Sorry, he was the only random character I could think of off the top of my head that fit the criteria.
Nope!

Here's another hint: The title of the book may be something of a clue . . ..
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Old April 6 2014, 03:37 PM   #24
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Re: TOS: Foul Deeds Will Rise, by Greg Cox (November 25, 2014)

Samuel T. muthafuckin' Cogsley.
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Old April 6 2014, 03:37 PM   #25
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Samuel T. muthafuckin' Cogsley.
Nope!
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Old April 6 2014, 08:02 PM   #26
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Re: TOS: Foul Deeds Will Rise, by Greg Cox (November 25, 2014)

Since the title is from Hamlet: Lenore Karidian?
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Old April 6 2014, 08:22 PM   #27
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Since the title is from Hamlet: Lenore Karidian?
And we have a winner!
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Old April 6 2014, 10:52 PM   #28
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And we have a winner!
Fascinating. Does this mean Kevin Riley will make an appearance?

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Old April 6 2014, 11:29 PM   #29
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And we have a winner!
Fascinating. Does this mean Kevin Riley will make an appearance?

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Old April 7 2014, 12:12 AM   #30
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Re: TOS: Foul Deeds Will Rise, by Greg Cox (November 25, 2014)

Riley was around as recently as the previous year (2287) during the events surrounding the Cetacean Probe's return (and journeyed across the galaxy with the Probe and the Enterprise-A), plus of course there's his history with Lenore and Kodos.

So color me intrigued by this.
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