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The Monsters of Star Trek

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Author(s): Daniel Cohen
Publisher: Archway Books
Published: January 1980
Pages: 117
Reference(s): ISBN 0671523600 (first printing)
ISBN 0671632329 (second printing)

The Monsters of Star Trek is a sourcebook of the various lifeforms encountered in Star Trek: The Original Series, illustrated with stills from the television series.


From the book jacket
A cloud monster, a giant space amoeba, a death-dueling lizard – strange creatures from Star Trek®!
In the 23rd century, the Enterprise speeds through space to explore the known – and unknown – worlds of our galaxy. In outer space, the crew encounters strange, alien creatures!
Among them:
  • The Mugato, a strong, giant white ape with a poisonous bite
  • Yarnek, the rock creature, whose face glows when he speaks
You'll find non-humanoids stranger than you can imagine in the amazing adventures of the Star Trek television series!

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