Day of the Vipers (Star Trek: Terok Nor, Book 1) by James Swallow

By James Swallow

Ahead of the kingdom warfare and the decimation of Cardassia...before the arrival of the Emissary and the invention of the wormhole...before area station Terok Nor turned Deep area 9™...there was once the career: the army takeover of an alien planet and the violent insurgency that fought opposed to it. Now that fifty-year story of warring ideologies, terrorism, greed, mystery intelligence, ethical compromises, and embattled faiths is finally given its due within the three-book saga of Star Trek's misplaced Era...

A likely benign visitation to the bountiful global of Bajor from the resource-poor Cardassian Union is considered with wary optimism through a few, trepidation via others, and a calculating gleam by means of unscrupulous opportunists. What starts off as a gesture of compassion quickly turns into anything very diverse. visible in the course of the eyes of members on each side -- together with these of a tender officer named Skrain Dukat -- the non-public, political, and non secular tensions among the Bajorans and the Cardassians quick spiral uncontrolled, irrevocably shaping the futures of either worlds in an emotionally charged and unforgettable story of treachery, tragedy, and desire.

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