Wedge's Gamble

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Bantam Books, 1996 - Fiction - 357 pages
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Sleek, swift, and deadly, they are the X-wing fighters. And as the battle against the Empire rages across the vastness of space, the pilots risk both their lives and their machines for the cause of the Rebel Alliance. Now they must embark on a dangerous espionage mission, braving betrayal and death on the Imperial homeworld to smash the power of a ruthless foe!

It is the evil heart of a battered and reeling Empire: Coruscant, the giant city-world from whose massive towers the Imperial High Command directs the war. The Rebels will invade this mighty citadel in a daring move to bring the Empire to its knees. But first Wedge Antilles and his X-wing pilots must infiltrate
Coruscant to gain vital intelligence information. Capture means death, or worse--enslavement by the vicious leader known as "Iceheart," Ysanne Isard, now
Emperor in all but name. And one of Rogue Squadron's own is already her slave, a traitor hidden behind a mask of innocence, working to betray both colleagues and the Rebellion itself.
 

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
11
Section 3
19
Section 4
29
Section 5
36
Section 6
44
Section 7
54
Section 8
58
Section 25
199
Section 26
207
Section 27
215
Section 28
220
Section 29
225
Section 30
232
Section 31
240
Section 32
245

Section 9
67
Section 10
73
Section 11
81
Section 12
90
Section 13
98
Section 14
107
Section 15
116
Section 16
126
Section 17
134
Section 18
142
Section 19
151
Section 20
160
Section 21
167
Section 22
174
Section 23
187
Section 24
194
Section 33
255
Section 34
260
Section 35
267
Section 36
279
Section 37
283
Section 38
288
Section 39
298
Section 40
302
Section 41
309
Section 42
316
Section 43
323
Section 44
333
Section 45
340
Section 46
348
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About the author (1996)

Michael A. Stackpole is the New York Times bestselling author of many titles in the Star Wars universe, including many of the Star Wars X-Wing novels and the New Jedi Order: Dark Tide novels Onslaught and Ruin. When not chained to a desk madly fighting deadlines, he plays indoor soccer, rides a mountain bike, and reads, but not all at the same time. Stackpole lives in Arizona with Liz Danforth and a small pack of Cardigan Welsh corgis.

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