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Zahn, Timothy

Overview
Works: 738 works in 1,811 publications in 6 languages and 54,708 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Star Wars fiction  Space operas  Fantasy fiction  Novels  Thrillers (Fiction)  Suspense fiction, American  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3576.A33, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Timothy Zahn
Heir to the empire by Timothy Zahn( Book )

42 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's five years after Return of the Jedi. The Rebel Alliance has destroyed the Death Star, defeated Darth Vader and the Emperor, and driven out the remnants of the old Imperial Starlfleet to a distant corner of the galaxy. Princess Leia and Han Solo are married and expecting Jedi Twins. And Luke Skywalker has become the first in a long-awaited line of Jedi Knights. But thousand of light-years away, the last of the Emperor's warlords has taken command of the shattered Imperial fleet, readied it for war, and pointed it at the fragile heart of the new Republic
Dark force rising by Timothy Zahn( Book )

38 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Luke trapped by the Dark Jedi, Han pursuing a missing battle fleet, and Princess Leia occupied with influencing an alien race heretofore loyal to Thrawn, the fate of the Republic is threatened
Thrawn by Timothy Zahn( Book )

32 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and held by 2,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued from exile by Imperial soldiers, Thrawn proved to be indispensable to Emperor Palpatine and the Empire. Ambitious and a warrior never to be underestimated, one promotion followed another. Follow the events that launched the blue-skinned, red-eyed master of military strategy and lethal warfare into the highest realms of power and infamy as Thrawn rises to Admiral
The last command by Timothy Zahn( Book )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke and Leia face personal danger as they defend themselves and the newborn Jedi twins against the twisted ambitions of the Dark Jedi C'baoth
Specter of the past by Timothy Zahn( Book )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 1,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first volume of the two-volume series The hand of Thrawn, "Princess Leia struggles against all odds to hold the New Republic together" while Luke Skywalker "pursues a mysterious group of pirate ships whose crews consist of clones."--Jacket
Star wars by Timothy Zahn( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Skywalker is learning about the Force while Han Solo struggles with the decision to join the Rebel Alliance, Leia helps run the rebellion while dealing with her feelings for Han, and Mara Jade is doing the Emperor's dirty work
Star Wars by Timothy Zahn( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the onset of the Clone Wars, a group of explorers consisting of six Jedi Masters, twelve Jedi Knights, and a fifty-thousand-member crew set out aboard a state-of-the-art starship on a mission to search for intelligent life outside the known galaxy
Star Wars by Timothy Zahn( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It begins with a message from a surprising source:Nirauan, the planet where Thran, dangerous disciple of Emperor Palpatine, once held sway
Dragon and thief : a dragonback adventure by Timothy Zahn( Book )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and Russian and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falsely accused of stealing from the powerful corporation, Braxton Universis, orphaned fourteen-year-old Jack, accompanied by his "virtual" Uncle Virge, flees to a remote planet where he meets and develops a mutually beneficial relationship with the dragon warrior, Draycos
Vision of the future by Timothy Zahn( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this exciting sequel to "Specter of the Past", the fledging New Republic is struggling to consolidate its power while Han, Luke, and Leia must prevent the genocidal war being prepared against the Bothans--a conflict fabricated by the cunning Major Tierce, disciple of the late Emperor Palpatine
Star Wars: choices of one by Timothy Zahn( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia, and Chewbacca head for Candoras Sector to evaluate an alliance proposed by the governor that would provide the rebels a new base, while Mara Jade and five renegade stormtroopers also head for Candoras to smash the rebels
The Icarus hunt by Timothy Zahn( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The space blockade runner, Jordan McKell, is hired by an industrialist to deliver a superfast star drive to Earth. His ship is spotted by aliens who are maintaining the blockade and the chase is on
A Call to Duty : a novel of the Honorverse by David Weber( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Growing up, Travis Uriah Long yearned for order and discipline in his life ... two things his neglectful mother couldn't or wouldn't provide. So when Travis enlists in the Royal Manticoran Navy, he thought he'd finally found the structure he'd always wanted so desperately. But life in the RMN isn't exactly as expected. Boot camp is rough; his first ship assignment lax and disorderly; and with the Star Kingdom of Manticore still recovering from a devastating plague, the Navy is on the edge of extinction. The Star Kingdom is a minor nation among the worlds of the Diaspora, its closest neighbor months away and with little resources. With only modest interstellar trade, no foreign contacts to speak of, a plague ravaged economy and no enemies looming at the hyper limit, factions in Parliament want nothing more than to scrap the Navy and shift its resources elsewhere. But those factions are mistaken. The universe is not a safe place as Travis is about to find out"--
Scoundrels by Timothy Zahn( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Han Solo, Chewbacca, and Lando Calrissian work together on a potentially lucrative heist in the hopes of paying off Jabba the Hutt's bounty on Han's head
Night train to Rigel by Timothy Zahn( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Russian and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Quadrail transportation system that connects the galaxy's worlds is threatened by a dangerous military force and a race of addictive coral producers, unemployed investigator Compton is enlisted to prevent the system's takeover. It all starts when a man comes to deliver a message to Frank Compton--only to fall dead at his feet. What follows is a suspenseful thriller that only Timothy Zahn, a master of hard SF adventure, could have written. More than two hundred years from now, the Quadrail transportation system run by the enigmatic Spiders connects civilizations throughout the galaxy. But someone is threatening the entire system and the worlds it serves with a military force that could wreak interstellar havoc. Worse yet, a more subtle and sinister threat lurks: the Modhri, whose unique coral is prized throughout the galaxy, but which has properties that may create addiction--or worse. Compton, a sharp investigator, lost his job with Earth's security forces when he exposed a corrupt scheme that had roots in high places. Enlisted by the Spiders to find out who's trying to take over the Quadrail, he's got his hands full, because he's got beings of many races gunning for him to keep him from discovering a far-flung conspiracy that could destroy every civilization in the galaxy
A call to arms : a novel of the Honorverse by David Weber( Book )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lieutenant Travis Long of the Royal Manticoran Navy is one of those rare people who likes rules but has a talent for thinking outside of them when everything starts coming apart. That is why he is now a mustang and also why he has enemies. At the moment, there are powerful forces in the young Star Kingdom's Parliament who don't think they need him or the navy for that matter. Unhappily for them, the edge of the explored galaxy can be a far more dangerous place than they think. They're about to find out why they need the Navy...and how very, very fortunate they are that Travis Long is in it"--
The domino pattern by Timothy Zahn( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of the all-time bestselling "Star Wars" novel, "Heir to the Empire," comes this thrilling, fast-paced space adventure
Angelmass by Timothy Zahn( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jereko Kostas is sent from Earth to the Empyrean planet of Seraph to investigate the mysterious "angels" that are being emitted by a black hole. The "angels" make people reaonable, calm and truthful and are rumored to be at the center of an alien plot to take over humanity
The third lynx by Timothy Zahn( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former government agent Frank Compton races to stop the Modhri, an ancient, telepathically linked intelligence that has possessed unwitting hosts, but his quest is threatened by a secret agent who suspects him of murder
Blackcollar by Timothy Zahn( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Damon Lathe and his blackcollar combat team were sent to capture five hidden Nova-class warships from under the Tyqril conquerors' snouts. Now one of the conquered human colony worlds is Ryqril tactical center through which flows an entire sector's worth of military data. If blackcollars can find a way inside, it could tip the balance in the currant Ryqril-Chryselli war. It could even start humanity on the path back to ultimate freedom
 
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