By Timothy Zahn
Here's a detailed twentieth anniversary version of the number 1 New York Times bestselling novel that reignited the whole Star Wars publishing phenomenon—featuring an creation and annotations from award-winning writer Timothy Zahn, specific observation from Lucasfilm and Del Rey Books, and a brand-new novella starring the ever-popular Grand Admiral Thrawn. the largest occasion within the heritage of Star Wars books, Heir to the Empire follows the adventures of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Princess Leia once they led the insurgent Alliance to victory in Star Wars: Episode VI go back of the Jedi.
Five years after the loss of life famous person was once destroyed and Darth Vader and the Emperor have been defeated, the galaxy is suffering to heal the injuries of warfare, Princess Leia and Han Solo are married and watching for twins, and Luke Skywalker has turn into the 1st in a long-awaited line of recent Jedi Knights.
But hundreds of thousands of light-years away, the final of the Emperor’s warlords—the marvelous and lethal Grand Admiral Thrawn—has taken command of the shattered Imperial fleet, readied it for struggle, and pointed it on the fragile middle of the recent Republic. For this darkish warrior has made important discoveries that may ruin every little thing the brave women and men of the insurgent Alliance fought so tough to create.
The explosive war of words that effects is a towering epic of motion, invention, secret, and spectacle on a galactic scale—in brief, a narrative useful of the identify Star Wars.
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