By James Luceno
A string of smashing victories through the forces of the sinister extraterrestrial beings often called the Yuuzhan Vong has left New Republic assets and morale stretched to the brink. Leia Organa Solo, estranged from her husband, Han, oversees the evacuation of refugees on planets within the course of the cruel invaders. Luke Skywalker struggles to carry the fractious Jedi Knights jointly, even whereas one among them undertakes a daring yet reckless undercover undertaking.
Manipulating their alliance with the amoral Hutts, the Yuuzhan Vong go away a crafty path of significant info the place New Republic brokers are guaranteed to locate it--information the determined defenders can't have enough money to disregard: the site of the aliens' subsequent target.
Then Han Solo stumbles into the darkish middle of raging conflict, hence starting a livid race opposed to time that may require each ability and trick in his arsenal to win...
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