Publisher: Del Rey
Author: Brian Daley
Cover Artist: Wayne Douglas Barlow
Cover Price: $8.95
ISBN: 0-345-28251-5 - First
The Kidnapping of Chewbacca
Somehow, Han managed to lift his head. He could make out, through the machine's rough ride and the distance, the knot of Espos bearing his friend away a prisoner.
He clawed at the metal under him, to throw himself off the machine, to go back. Rekkon was on him instantly, pinning his arms, with a strength and intensity that were frightening.
"He's my friend!" Han grimaced, writhing.
"Then help your friend!" Rekkon urged. "Face hard fact: you must save yourself to save him—and not throw both lives away!"
The giant, imposing strength retreated and Han was left enervated, knowing Rekkon was right. Holding the catwalk railing, he stopped staring at the indistinguishable specks of Chewbacca and the Espos.
"Ahh," he lowered his eyes disconsolately, "Chewie..."