Star Wars, Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back
Donald F. Glut
even supposing they'd gained an important conflict, the conflict among the Rebels and the Empire had rather simply all started. quickly, Luke, Han, the princess and their trustworthy partners have been compelled to escape, scattering in all directions--the darkish Lord's minions in fevered pursuit....
Them.” “That wasn’t a part of the bargain,” Lando protested hotly. “You acknowledged the Empire wouldn’t intervene in—” “I’m changing the discount. Pray I don’t modify it any further.” A surprising tightness grasped Lando’s throat, a threatening signal of what could occur to him if he gave Vader any trouble. Lando’s hand immediately went to his neck, yet within the subsequent second the unseen carry was once published and the administrator grew to become to stand Leia and Chewbacca. The glance in his eyes may need expressed.
opposed to the Sith dragged on, the Republic’s want for cortosis stored expanding. each few weeks a Republic freighter could contact down on Apatros. day after today it can go away back, its shipment bays packed with the precious mineral. until eventually then the crew—officers and enlisted squaddies alike—would don't have anything to do yet wait. From earlier event, Des knew that every time Republic infantrymen had a couple of hours to kill they cherished to play playing cards. And anywhere humans performed playing cards, there has been funds to be made.
by means of Han Solo and his Wookiee sidekick, Chewbacca, are only icing at the cake. • The Han Solo Adventures, by means of Brian Daley: Han and Chewie come to wonderful existence in those 3 swashbuckling stories of smuggling, romance, and hazard within the early days prior to they meet Luke and Leia. learn on for an excerpt from a celeb Wars novel set within the upward push of the Empire period. MURKHANA. ultimate HOURS OF THE CLONE WARS shedding into swirling clouds conjured through Murkhana’s climate stations, Roan Shryne was once.
Salvo’s participation in campaigns on many worlds, and whereas he wasn’t an ARC—an complex Reconnaissance Commando—he had the tough edges of an ARC, and in their clone template, Jango Fett, whose headless physique Shryne had visible in a Geonosian area presently prior to grasp Nat-Sem had fallen to enemy fireplace. “Alliance guns must have us in aim lock by means of now,” Salvo acknowledged because the gunship persisted to descend. different attack ships have been additionally punching throughout the cloud conceal, merely to be greeted by way of flocks.
touchdown structures shielded, Murkhana’s arc of black-sand seashore used to be the one position the place the gunships may perhaps insert their pay-loads of clone soldiers and Jedi. Shryne was once looking at on the touchdown platform while he felt anyone start to facet among him and Commander Salvo, set on getting a greater glance through the open hatch. Even earlier than he observed the headful of lengthy black curls, he knew it used to be Olee Starstone. Planting his left hand firmly at the most sensible of her head, he propelled her again into the troop bay.