When the U.S.S. Enterprise travels to the planet Okeanos to mediate a dispute between the natives and a group of settlers, Captain Kirk and his crew find that the Klingons have already arrived.
The volatile situation rapidly deteriorates when one of Okeanos's great floating cities is completely destroyed, and Captain Kirk is arrested for sabotage. Now at the center of a deadly civil war, Mr. Spock and the crew must race to free their captain as they face the deadly secret hidden beneath Okeanos's murky depths.
This book has humor and has more action.