The Asteroid Wars
Han Solo never intended to join the Rebel Alliance, but circumstances threw him into the battle. His breath mask provides him with oxygen while on an asteroid, where he has landed the Millenium Falcon to hide from the Empire and make repairs to the ship.
The fierce Wookiee is Han Solo's smuggling partner and copilot of the Millenium Falcon. He uses a breath mask while repairing the malfunctioning Falcon inside and asteroid that provides a convenient location to hide from pursuing Imperial fighters.
In the distant future, humans have colonized hundreds of planets and thousands of moons and asteroids. Humans travel between planets in large numbers. Advances have been made in all aspects of human achievement. As with the present, the future with all its advancements is not all safe as it seems. Powerful politicians and the extremely rich enjoy benefits on the planets closest to Earth that trillions of people on the outer planets only dream about.
LEGO Star Wars Republic Assault Ship and Coruscant Play Set:74-piece set includes Clone Trooper minifigureFeatures Coruscant hangable planet and Republic Assault Ship mini-modelDisplay stand with plaque also includedHang the LEGO Star Wars galaxy from your ceiling with collectible planetsCoruscant diameter measures over 3"Republic Assault Ship measures over 4"L x 2"W x 1"HCollect the other Series 2 sets (all sold separately):Jedi Starfighter and Kamino (75006)TIE Bomber and Planet Asteroid Field (75008)Snowspeeder & Hoth (75009)B-Wing Starfighter & Endor (75010)Tantive IV & Alderaan (75011)Model# 75007LEGO Star Wars Set, Republic Assault Ship and Coruscant
The never-before-told prequel to ENDER'S GAME An unidentified ship is rocketing toward Earth with tech far beyond anything we've ever seen, and the only people who can give warning are a small band of asteroid miners millions of miles from home. The clock is ticking, and it doesn't look good for the human race. From New York Times-bestselling author Orson Scott Card comes the tale of humanity's first contact with the Formics - and the horrible toll it took on mankind.
John Williams - Star Wars Episode V: Empire Strikes Back (CD NEW)Label: SonyFormat: CDRelease Date: 21 Sep 2004No. of Discs: 2UPC: 827969295120Album TracksDISC 1:1. 20th Century Fox Fanfare2. Main Title/The Ice Planet Hoth3. The Wampa's Lair/Vision Of Obi-Wan/Snowspeeders Take Flight4. The Imperial Probe/Aboard The Executor5. The Battle of Hoth6. The Asteroid Field7.
In Ben Bova's Aftermath, in the wake of the Asteroid Wars that tore across the solar system, Victor Zacharius makes his living running the ore-carrier Syracuse. When the Syracuse stumbles into the middle of a military attack on the habitat Chrysalis, Victor flees in a control pod to draw the attacker's attention away from his family. Now, as his wife and children plunge into the far deeps of space, Victor has been rescued by the seductive Cheena Madagascar.
The first novel of the Asteroid Wars about earth's near future from the "leading light of hard Science Fiction and space advocacy"* Once, Dan Randolph was one of the richest men on Earth. Now the planet is spiralling into environmental disaster, with floods and earthquakes destroying the lives of millions. Martin Humphries, fabulously wealthy heir of the Humphries Trust, also knows that space-based industry is the way of the future.
The Asteroid Wars continue When corporations go to war, standard business practice goes out the window. Astro Corporation is led by indomitable Texan Pancho Lane, Humphries Space Systems by the rich and ruthless Martin Humphries, and their fight is over nothing less than resources of the Asteroid Belt itself. Fighting escalates and the lines between commerce and politics, boardroom and bedroom, blur-and the keys to victory will include physics, nanotechnology, and cold hard cash.
In the rolling asteroid rings above a remote planet, General Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker play a deadly game of cat and mouse against Separatist droid fighters-and a squadron of highly skilled human pilots who have pledged their guns to Count Dooku. Find out why Anakin is known as the greatest pilot in the galaxy!
As a Dark Lord of the Sith, Darth Vader is on a mission to crush the Rebellion and bring young Luke Skywalker before the Emperor. Using the power of the dark side, Vader changes into his TIE Advanced starfighter mode and combs the galaxy for Skywalker, destroying all Rebel ships, pirate fleets and asteroids that get in his way. Amazing Star Wars figure converts from Darth Vader to TIE Advanced Starfighter mode and back! Aim the launching projectile lightsabers at anything that gets in your path!