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The Next Generation Tribute Book Two


Star Trek: The Next Generation continues to go where no one has gone before, rolling back the limits of the imagination to take viewers to strange new worlds, new sights and new civilizations. Through interview, articles and profiles, The Next Generation Tribute Book Two will go behind the scenes to reveal:
  • What it is like to appear on The Next Generation
  • Technical details about the nature and function of the systems on-board the Enterprise
  • The outside influences that affect the writing of the show
  • Behind-the-scenes details about the creation of The Next Generation comic book
  • A thorough review of 24th century transporter technology
The Next Generation Tribute Book Two offers the answers to these questions and many others through interviews and rare looks behind-the-scenes at one of the longest-running science fiction series in the history of television.

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  • Introduction
  • Good Morning Star Trek
  • Modern Star Trek Comic Book Artists
  • The Movie Influences of Star Trek
  • The Alternate Universes seen on "Parallels"
  • The Star Trek Commanders
  • Patrick Stewart on the Talk Show Circuit
  • The Prime Directive on TNG
  • The Science of The Next Generation
  • The Transporter of Star Trek
  • Marina Sirtis on QVC
  • The TNG Cast on The Joan Rivers Show
  • A Next Generation Trivia Contest
  • A Guide to the Appearances of Actors on The Next Generation
  • The Secret Life of the Enterprise