In Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Palpatine tells Amidala that qthe Chancellor has little real power . . . he is mired down by baseless accusations of corruption. A manufactured scandal surrounds him.q In this prequel novel, which takes place shortly before the events of The Phantom Menace, Valorum struggles with his fall from power. As part of this struggle, he has the Jedi Council send some Jedi Knights to a political hotspot, in the hopes of solving a problem and reconsolidating his power.wake, the young man in the forward seat remarked in a nasal voice, aCaptain Cohl has left us an easy trail to follow, Master. ... His eyes were a sharp blue, and the bridge of his strong nose was flattened, as if it had been broken beyond the repair of bacta treatments. ... belonged, the word meant apprentice or protAcgAc.
|Title||:||Star Wars: Cloak Of Deception|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2012-10-31|