The Fifty-year Mission

The Fifty-year Mission

The Complete, Uncensored, and Unauthorized Oral History of Star Trek. The Next 25 Years From The Next Generation to J. J. Abrams

eBook - 2016
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The Fifty-Year Mission: Volume Two is an incisive, no-holds-barred oral history telling the story of post-Original Series Star Trek, told exclusively by the people who were there, in their own words--sharing the inside scoop they've never told before--unveiling the oftentimes shocking true story of the history of Star Trek and chronicling the trials, tribulations--and tribbles--that have remained deeply buried secrets... until now.
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2016
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781250089472
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Gross, Edward (Edward A.)
Call Number: eBook

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Sep 24, 2016

This book (and volume one as well) will be enjoyed and appreciated by true fans of Star Trek, as well as anyone who wants to know how a television series is conceived and executed. There are plenty of fascinating nuggets of information (such as why Whoopi Goldberg desperately wanted a part on Next Generation, and Stephen Hawking's appearance on the show). Both volumes of this book are very long and include discussions of in-fighting and disagreements about many issues; some of that could have been cut. But if you love Star Trek, this two-volume series is enjoyable and informative (and often mesmerizing).


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