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Booster Terrik is a fictional character in the Star Wars Expanded Universe. He is the father of Mirax Terrik. Once a smuggler, he was put on Kessel by Corran Horn's father, Hal Horn. Because of this fact, Booster was at first not happy about his daughter's relationship with Corran, but he eventually warmed up to the idea. Star Wars began with a 13-page treatment for a space adventure movie which George Lucas drafted in 1973, inspired from multiple myths and classic stories. ... Jump to: navigation, search Splinter of the Minds Eye, 1978 The Expanded Universe (also known as the EU) encompasses all of the officially licensed, fictional background, of the Star Wars universe, outside of the six feature films produced by George Lucas. ... Mirax Terrik is a fictional character from the Star Wars Expanded Universe. ... The following are fictional planets set in the Star Wars universe. ... Corran Horn is a character from the fictional Star Wars universe. ... Jump to: navigation, search This article is about minor characters in the fictional Star Wars universe, who do not fit into any other category. ...

Booster cajoled the New Republic into giving him a Star Destroyer, which he named Errant Venture. He was only allowed to keep 10 out of the 60 standard Turbolaser batteries, however. Terrik's crew count fell far short of the minimum needed to keep a Star Destroyer working, and the Errant Venture fell into disrepair as a result. The New Republic is a fictional government in Star Wars. ... Jump to: navigation, search The immense Star Destroyers are themselves dwarfed by an Executor-class Super Star Destroyer. A Star Destroyer is any of a broad class of fictional starships in the Star Wars universe. ... A typical Imperator-class Star Destroyer. ... Jump to: navigation, search The fictional Star Wars universe features an intricate array of weapons, whose uses and powers range from interpersonal combat to destroying entire space stations or even planets and solar systems in single sweeps. ...

Booster helped in the fight against Grand Admiral Thrawn, with the New Republic refitting his ship with all of the requisite turbolaser batteries, which were removed after the threat ended. The Errant Venture underwent another refit prior to the Yuuzhan Vong invasion, the most noticeable change being painted a deep red. When the Yuuzhan Vong attacked, the Errant Venture served as an attack vessel, escape craft, and refugee carrier. Grand Admiral Thrawn is a fictional character from the Star Wars Expanded Universe who first appeared in the Timothy Zahns Heir to the Empire Trilogy of novels, set five years after the time of Return of the Jedi. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Yuuzhan Vong invasion (25-30 ABY) was a massive, bloody conflict from the fictional Star Wars universe, starting approximately 25 galactic standard years after the Battle of Yavin (EP4: A New Hope), and ending five years later. ...

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Booster Terrik - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki (5901 words)
Terrik was sentenced to five years of hard labor in the Spice Mines of Kessel; not surprisingly, it would be the roughest five years of his life.
Terrik's joy at seeing his daughter again was blunted, however, by her companion—Corran Horn, the son of the man who'd sent him to Kessel.
Terrik's arrival, coupled with the recently-defected Sair Yonka's Freedom, and the Rogues' numerous freighters—loaded to the brim with the missiles and torpedoes that were not on Yag-prime station, made short work of Lusankya, and the battle was soon finished, with Isard apparently killed in the act of escaping.
Booster Terrik (1381 words)
Booster is surprised when Corran chooses to make peace between them because that act showed he had misjudged Corran, but he is also relieved because it shows that Mirax is still a good judge of character.
Booster had to fight the New Republic for the right to keep the Virulence for himself, the NR being afraid of a Booster Terrik with a fully armed SD to command.
Booster intends to use the Errant Venture as a place where the cargo can come to him and he can just sit back and broker deals for it, instead of traveling to where the cargo is. As Wedge puts it, Booster finally found a ship that was big enough for him.
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