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18 Quotations from Barbara Hambly
1994 Crossroad xi. 161
We're an independent research and communications corporation contracted to assist with astrogation.
1994 Crossroad ii.17
My astrogator and supercargo. We're free traders.
1985 Ishmael i. 19
Spock’s first transmission had come as the last of the Enterprise crew members were beaming aboard.
1985 Ishmael i.19
After a final, cautious communicator scan of the base, he returned to the ship himself.
1997 Star Wars: Planet of Twilight (1998) 289
As far as Luke could tell, there were no holocams or viewers in the stairwell: only a close-crowding monotony of permacrete walls, grimy with the brown tracks of drochs.
1994 Crossroad xi. 147
The rumor a ship appearing…without long-range effect on the fabric of hyperspace, had flown like lightning among the crew.
1994 Crossroad x. 132
A Fleet jumpship could have materialized inside the buoy ring.
1985 Ishmael i. 9
And the Klingons are very skillful about things like that.
morph v. 2
1997 Star Wars: Planet of Twilight (1998) 237
Pain stabbed through her… The soft-bodied thing that had fallen on her morphed out grabbing legs, hooks that sank into her flesh as she cried out and tried to pull it loose.
1997 Star Wars: Planet of Twilight (1998) 385
He would be back to this world, he knew: to bring back the Guardians, when those who went offworld to form the droch-killing apparatus returned.
prime directive n.
1985 Ishmael xviii.235
They’d seen thousands of them on planets that the Prime Directive had forbidden them to touch.
1994 Crossroad x.142
We’ll make a run for the singularity shear and hope their phaser targeting is thrown out of calibration.
space flight n.
1985 Ishmael x. 143
Earth history before we made contact with other space-flight civilizations is too limited for what we want.
speculative fiction n. 1
1985 Ishmael xv. 207
The fathers of speculative fiction. Wells dealt in invasion of the Earth.
1985 Ishmael vii. 102
That hellish journey from Starbase Twelve to Alpha Eridani III.
1985 Ishmael xix. 252
We are, in fact, the product of a tampered time-stream already.
time warp n.
1985 Ishmael iv. 59
Time warps can be created.
1985 Ishmael i. 17
Kirk realized he was still staring half-hypnotized at the small darkness of his cabin viewscreen.