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The Best of the Journal of the Travellers' Aid Society (Volume 2)
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1981-00-00
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2002
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Selected Articles from Journals 5 to 8

Cover: Liz Danforth

Contents:

Amber Zone
Ticket to Swords
Foodrunner
A Dagger at Efate
Scam
Pursue and Destroy
Crystals from Dinom
Loggerheads
The Werewolf Disease

Contact!
Vargr
Aslan

Featured Articles
Speculation without a Starship
The Umpire Strikes Back!
The Imperial Interstellar Scout Service
R & R
Traveller Stock Exchange

Features
From the Management
The Bestiary: Dolphins (Combined version of Dolphins, part I and Dolphins, part II)
Ship's Locker: LSP Pressurized Shelter
Ship's Locker: Lifeboats, Rescue Ball

Only articles that are new or significantly different are listed in the Articles section below.

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From the Management
Editorial

The second anthology of articles from JTAS, which won the H. G. Wells Award and grew circulation to over 10,000.

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Speculation without a Starship
Article

Chartering starships for trade in Traveller.

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Pg. 6
The Umpire Strikes Back!
Article

Refereeing Traveller.

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Pg. 8
Amber Zone: Ticket to Swords
Adventure

A Traveller mercenary ticket adventure for a cadre/security mission.

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Pg. 10
Contact!: Vargr
Article

A major race. Description, history, society, government, refereeing, playing.

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The Imperial Interstellar Scout Service
Article

Traveller history, the Survey Office, the Detached Duty Office, the Communications Office, the Exploration Office,

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Pg. 16
The Bestiary: Dolphins
Article

Combined version of two Dolphin articles previously published in JTAS.

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Pg. 20
World Map Grid
Article

IS Form 8, used for recording world details and mapping surface features.

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Pg. 21
The Ship's Locker
Article

Pressurized shelter.

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Pg. 22
Amber Zone: Foodrunner
Adventure

A Traveller adventure for 4-8 players with a Far Trader delivering rare foodstuffs.

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Pg. 24
Amber Zone: A Dagger at Efate
Adventure

A Traveller adventure for a team boarding a mercenary cruiser.

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Amber Zone: Scam
Adventure

A Traveller adventure for a party hired to destroy a computer.

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Pg. 28
Amber Zone: Pursue and Destroy
Adventure

A Traveller adventure for mercenaries trying to escape to the starport.

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Pg. 30
R & R
Article

Leisure activities in Traveller. Startown, central city, dining, drinking, crime.

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Pg. 33
Subsector Map Grid
Article

TAS Form 6, used for recording subsector details and mapping star systems.

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