Starships of the Third Fleet has been in
existence for almost two decades. During that time, there have been
13 ships assigned to Third Fleet and more than 250 crewmembers have
been aboard one or more of those ships.
For the first 12 years, missions were submitted via snail mail, put
into booklets by Fleet Admiral Brannon and Vice Admiral Alisha
Black, and mailed out to all members of the ship to which they were
assigned. Some of those members are still along for the ride.
Yesterdays is a collection of stories written in the past by current
members of USS PHOENIX while they were assigned other ships. In some
of them you can get a glimpse of a PHOENIX character in his or her
earlier career; in others you will make the acquaintance of other
characters who populated Starships of the Third Fleet at one time or
another. Each story’s author is identified by his or her current
So sit back, grab a tall glass of cold water (or Saurian brandy if
you’ve been able to get some), and enjoy a little bit of history.