Bored with ordinary vacations to places like Risa or Wrigley’s Pleasure Planet? Want to discover a unique and ancient culture not bound by standard niceties and social mores? Then Qo’noS (pronounced Kronos, for you Earthlings) and the vast Klingon Empire are for you.
Insight Editions, under license by CBS Consumer Products, just announced the second installment of the Hidden Universe series set in the Star Trek universe. Compiling over 50 years of lore and legend into one essential volume, Hidden Universe Travel Guides: Star Trek: The Klingon Empire explores every facet of the revered warrior society in painstaking detail.
This one-of-a-kind travel guide provides readers with all the information they need to plan, enjoy, and survive a trip to the very heart of Klingon territory, from an overview of Klingon history to tips on what to wear (fur and leather are very popular) and a glossary of important phrases such as nuqDaq ‘oH puchpa’’e’?:
“Where is the bathroom?”
Below are the final cover and spreads along with a few exclusive exclusive images of inside pages, including a write-up on the status if the Klingon Empire and a map of the city of Krennla on planet Qo'noS, the Klingon Empire.
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Every major location in the Klingon Empire—from the breathtaking First City to the charming prison planet Rura Penthe—is meticulously mapped and catalogued, with tips on where to eat (true travelers haven’t lived until they’ve tasted gagh blood worms), how best to get to and from noteworthy destinations, and what to do if challenged to a bat’leth battle to the death
Hidden Universe Travel Guides: Star Trek: The Klingon Empire is the perfect reference guide for any visitor. It goes on sale July 11, 2017 for $19.99 as a trade paperback and is available on Amazon. What are you waiting for? Qapla’!
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About the Contributors:
Dayton Ward is the New York Times best-selling author or coauthor of numerous novels and short stories—including a whole bunch of stuff set in the Star Trek universe—often writing with friend and coauthor Kevin Dilmore. He lives with his wife and daughters in Kansas City.
About Insight Editions:
Celebrated for its unwavering dedication to quality, Insight Editions is a publisher of innovative books and collectibles that push the boundaries of creativity, design, and production. Through its acclaimed film, television, and gaming program, Insight strives to produce unique books and products that provide new ways to engage with fan-favorite characters and stories. Under this program, Insight has published books covering the worlds of Star Wars, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Destiny, Assassin’s Creed, Halo, Diablo, World of Warcraft, and the Harry Potter films, among many others. Insight’s award-winning art, photography, and sports titles celebrate the artistry and history of a wide-range of subjects that include the Rolling Stones, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain, Johnny Cash, the San Francisco Giants, and the Dallas Cowboys. Other divisions include a line of deluxe stationery products, as well as a children’s imprint, Insight Kids. For more information, visit www.insighteditions.com.
Source: Insight Editions