Front Cover
Baen Books, 1985 - Fiction - 346 pages
23 Reviews
Seduced by the lure of power, Jonny Moreau, a Cobra warrior endowed with surgically implanted weapons and special guerilla training, learns too well the uses -- and abuses-- of his special abilities.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Review: Cobra (Cobra #1)

User Review  - Oliver Bogert - Goodreads

Cobra covers the first 30 years of the series, the creation of the Cobra Special Forces, the Troft War, and the settling of the distant planet Aventine. It was a good setup novel for the rest of the ... Read full review

Review: Cobra (Cobra #1)

User Review  - April - Goodreads

A little slow in parts but pretty decent otherwise. Read full review


Section 1
Section 2
Section 3

13 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1985)

Timothy Zahn was born in Chicago, Illinois on September 1, 1951. He received a B.S. degree in physics from Michigan State University in East Lansing in 1973 and a M.S. degree in physics from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana in 1975. In 1975, Zahn began writing science fiction as a hobby. When his thesis advisor died in 1979, effectively wiping out three years of work, he decided to try making a living at writing. Since then, Zahn has published short stories, novelettes, novels, and short fiction collections. He is best known for writing the Star Wars the Thrawn Trilogy: Heir to the Empire, Dark Force Rising, and The Last Command. The novella, Cascade Point (1984) won a Hugo Award. He also writes numerous series including Cobra, Blackcollar, Dragonback, and Conquerors' Trilogy.

Bibliographic information