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The Best of the Journal of the Travellers' Aid Society (Volume 1)
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1980-00-00
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Selected Articles Collected from Journals 1 to 4

Cover: William H. Keith, Jr.

Contents:

Amber Zone
Rescue on Ruie
Salvage on Sharmun
Planetoid P-4836
The Ship in the Lake

Feature Articles
Asteroid Mining

Deck Plan
Serpent Class Scout Ships

Bestiary
Bush Runners and Tree Krackens
Beakers and Sea Bears

Ref's Notes
Robots (Revised and abridged version of Robots, Robots, Part 2 and Robots, Part 3)

Ship's Locker
TDX/Underwater Activities (Excerpts)

Traveller Module
Computer Programming
Trade and Commerce

Features
From the Management
Personal Data and History Form

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Editorial

This anthology produced by popular demand. Criteria for article inclusion. Popular features of issues 1-4.

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Amber Zone: Rescue on Ruie
Adventure

A Traveller adventure for a team freeing a prisoner.

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Amber Zone: Salvage On Sharmun
Adventure

A Traveller adventure for a team attempting to recover cargo from a crashed starship.

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The Bestiary
Article

Bush Runners, Tree Kraken or Land Squid.

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Amber Zone: Planetoid P-4638
Adventure

A Traveller adventure for a team on an espionage mission.

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Module: Trade and Commerce
Article

Exchange rate system, goods, services, trade and speculation, barter, ship payments, black markets.

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The Bestiary
Article

Beaked Monkey or Beaker, psionic boosting, Sea Bear.

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Amber Zone: The Ship in the Lake
Adventure

A Traveller adventure for a team hired to recover a lost survey report.

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Serpent Class Scout Ships
Article

A Traveller starship design with deck plans.

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The Ship's Locker
Article

TDX explosive, underwater activities, oxygen tanks, compressor, swimming equipment, vacc suit.

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Module: Computer Programming
Article

Inadvertently omitted from Book 2. Computer skill, programming, table of programs.

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Asteroid Mining
Article

A flow chart for prospecting adventures in Traveller.

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Pg. 35
Personal Data and History Form
Article

TAS Form 2, used for recording player character details.

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Pg. 36
Robots
Article

Revised and abridged version of Robot articles in early issues of JTAS. Classifications of beings, definitions,

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