A shuttle craft under Mr. Spock's command is forced to land on a hostile planet. His emotionless approach to command does not sit well with some crew members, particularly Mr. Boma who challenges Spock at every opportunity. The Enterprise and Captain Kirk meanwhile have only a short time to find the lost shuttle craft as they must deliver urgent medical supplies to Markus III in only a few days. Written by
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In the novel Dreadnought!, it is stated that Scott demanded (and got) a court-martial against Boma due to his insubordination toward Spock. (Spock had not mentioned anything about Boma's attitude in his own report.) As a result, Boma was discharged from the fleet. See more
Latimer was hit in the back with a spear and fell forward. Spock pulled the spear out. But when Boma and Gaetano picked up the body, Latimer was face up. They would have had to roll him over first. See more
Look, these people are my friends and my shipmates. I intend to continue this ship's search for them until the last possible moment.
Very well, Captain. But not one second beyond that moment. Is that clear?
In the closing credits of the show, the title for Script Supervisor, George A. Rutter, is misspelled "SCPIPT SUPERVISOR". See more
Referenced in Star Trek Into Darkness