STAR WARS
Han Solo at Stars' End

Rise of The Empire Era

   RISE OF THE EMPIRE ERA:
1,000 - 0 years before Star Wars: A New Hope

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Classic Star Wars
Han Solo at Stars' End #1 (of 3)

Place in timeline - 2 year before A New Hope

Published: March 1997
Based on the novel by: Brian Daley
Script: Archie Goodwin
Art: Alfredo P. Alcala
Colors: Perry McNamee
Cover: Igor Kordey


Nested up against the Core Worlds of the Empire, the Corporate Sector is the vast area of space ruled by robber barons, trading conglomerates, and starspanning corporations, all loyal to the Empire. Here, Imperial commerce rules, often backed by formidable private military forces.

But the Corporate Sector also represents opportunity for those who are strong enough, brave enough, or foolhardy enough to try to carve a slice out for themselves. In the Corporate Sector, bargaining savvy, a fast ship, and a good blaster are equally powerful tools.

If only Han Solo could find his toolbox...


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Classic Star Wars
Han Solo at Stars' End #2 (of 3)

Place in timeline - 2 year before A New Hope

Published: April 1997
Based on the novel by: Brian Daley
Script: Archie Goodwin
Art: Alfredo P. Alcala
Colors: Perry McNamee
Cover: Stan and Vince
Color Separations: Brian Neubauer and Michelle Madsen


With the help of a droid named Blue Max, Han Solo has defied the Corporate Authority by divining the location of Stars' End, a secret prison where the Authority keeps its political prisoners. But a traitor in their midst almost ends the quest and, during their escape, Chewbacca is captured and taken to Stars' End! Before, there was always a chance that Han might cut and run, but now his best friend is being held captive by the bloodthirsty Authority and nothing will stop him from attempting a rescue!


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Classic Star Wars
Han Solo at Stars' End #3 (of 3)

Place in timeline - 2 year before A New Hope

Published: May 1997
Based on the novel by: Brian Daley
Script: Archie Goodwin
Art: Alfredo P. Alcala
Colors: Perry McNamee
Cover: Stan and Vince
Color Separations: Brian Neubauer and Michelle Madsen


To rescue his friend Chewbacca, Han Solo has infiltrated Stars' End, the secret prison where the Corporate Authority keeps its political prisoners. As tough as it was to breach security, however, getting in was the easy part. Now the Rebels have to make their way out!


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Classic Star Wars
Han Solo At Stars' End TPB

Published: May 1997

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This trade paperback collects all three issues adapting Brian Daley's classic novel! For fans of the film -- fans of all ages -- this is one worth waiting for.


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