Covering all six Star Trek television series and the 10 original feature films, the book highlights the far-reaching social and scientific optimism that underpins the franchise, dwelling on milestones such as its groundbreaking mixed-race casts and technologies that have since become commonplace, before taking an in-depth look at the making of each series and movie. 128 pp. 50,000 print.
Scott Tipton has written numerous "Star Trek "comics. His award-winning website, comics101.com, was named to "Entertainment Weekly"'s "The 100 Greatest Websites."