Jedi Healer (Star Wars: Clone Wars, Book 5; Medstar, Book 2)
Michael Reaves, Steve Perry
While the Clone Wars wreak havoc during the galaxy, the location at the a long way international of Drongar is determined, as Republic forces interact in a fierce struggle with the Separatists. . . .
The threatened enemy offensive starts off because the Separatists hire legions of droids into their assault. regardless of reinforcements, the flesh and blood of the Republic forces are only no fit for conflict droids’ durasteel. Nowhere is that this aspect extra painfully transparent than within the steaming Jasserak jungle, the place the medical professionals and nurses of a small med unit face an very unlikely state of affairs. because the useless and wounded begin to pile up, surgeons Jos Vandar and Kornell “Uli” Divini comprehend that point is operating out.
Even the Jedi skills of Padawan Barriss Offee were stretched to the restrict. forward lies a try out for Barriss which could rather well result in her death–and that of numerous others. For the clash is growing–and for this vague cellular med unit, there’s just one solution. stunning, daring, extraordinary, it’s your best option Jos and his colleagues fairly have. The unthinkable has turn into the inevitable. even if it kills them or now not continues to be obvious.
Droids, the Redhaven street-cleaner droids, and the private butler droids of the wealthier Rhommamoolian voters. while the hooting and cheering died down, Nom Anor opened his fingers, revealing a unmarried small stone. Then he clenched his fist back, squeezing with super strength, crushing the stone in his grab in order that airborne dirt and dust and flecks of rock splinters slipped out the perimeters. The sign to start. As one the gang surged ahead, lifting nice chunks of stone, the particles from the wreckage of.
approach it. It wouldn’t healthy into her constrained comprehension; it used to be like attempting to confine the blazing, multifaceted glory of a firestone right into a flat 2-D snapshot. Her senses, corseted into simply 3 dimensions, couldn’t even start to make feel of it. yet she didn’t need to make feel of it, she learned. She had yet to simply accept it, to be one with it. It used to be excellent, uplifting, and terrifying, all even as … Her worry that this was once an phantasm vanished. There should be those that may say.
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Little. in a different way, someone’s prone to do it for you—with a vibroknife. only a few humans like a smart-mouthed droid.” “As you may think, you’re not at all the 1st individual to inform me this. although, i locate it provides a bit piquancy to an differently bland life. and that i can look after myself, thank you.” Den checked out his chrono. “Just approximately 9 hours prior to the travel lifts. Any plans for the interim?” “It would appear acceptable for me to spend it within the working theater, helping Jos.
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