Tyrant's Test is a Star Wars Legends novel written by Michael P. Kube-McDowell. It is the third and final installment of the Black Fleet Crisis trilogy, and it was first published on December 1, 1996 by Bantam Spectra.
Faced with an alarming image of Han as a battered hostage of the Yevetha, Chewbacca takes on an urgent mission. Meanwhile, Leia calls upon the Senate to take a stand and eliminate the Yevetha threat—even at the cost of Han's life. As a former Imperial governor takes his battle to the runaway Qella spaceship, Luke's continuing search for his mother brings him dangerously close to Nil Spaar's deadly forces. And as the Yevetha close in on the forces of the New Republic, Luke takes a desperate gamble with an invisible weapon....
Chewbacca is trying to train his son, Lumpawarrump, to be a warrior when the son's test is interrupted by news of Han Solo's capture by the Yevetha. With his son and several other Wookiees, they mount a rescue operation in the Millennium Falcon.
Meanwhile, a petition to recall Princess Leia as president has been issued, causing some issues with the coming war with the Yevetha. Some feel Leia is going to war for selfish reasons.
- ISBN 9780553572759; December 1, 1996; Bantam Spectra; US paperback
- ISBN 9780307796318; June 28, 2011; Del Rey; US eBook
- ISBN 3802524918; Heyne-Verlag; German-language hardcover
- ISBN 837245146X; September 1999; Amber; Polish-language edition
- ISBN 3453147219; 1999; Heyne-Verlag; German-language paperback
- ISBN 9545285869; 2006; Trud; Bulgarian-language paperback
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On Coruscant, capital of the New Republic
With the Fifth Battle Group of the New Republic Defense Fleet, in Farlax Sector
Aboard the Teljkon Vagabond
Aboard the yacht Lady Luck, in pursuit of the Vagabond
Aboard the Obroan Institute research vessel P Rift, at Maltha Obex
On N'zoth, spawnworld of the Yevetha, in the Koornacht Cluster, Farlax Sector
Aboard the skiff Mud Sloth, en route to J't'p'tan, in the Koornacht Cluster, Farlax Sector
On Kashyyyk, homeworld of the Wookiees
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