Ben Robinson has been involved with Star Trek for 20 years. Ben was the launch editor of the huge Star Trek Fact Files, went on to edit the US Star Trek- The Magazine, which ran between 1999 and 2003. He has co-written two Haynes Manuals, the first featuring all seven Enterprises, and the second focusing on the Klingon bird-of-prey. Created the Starfleet shipyards line of books and co-authored Star Trek Voyager- A Celebration.
From the back cover STAR TREK SHIPYARDS IS A SERIES OF REFERENCE BOOKS THAT PROFILES THE SHIPS OF THE STAR TREK UNIVERSE. This volume features the ships of major alien species, from Cardassian supply ships to Jem'Hadar warships, as well as other alien vessels in the Alpha Quadrant not covered in previous volumes, such as the Gorn warship, the Axanar cargo vessel, and Fesarius. Operational histories and technical details are listed, where known. Each ship is illustrated with CG artwork, using either original VFX models made for the TV shows, or specially commissioned reconstructions. OVER 50 SHIPS, INCLUDING AXANAR CARGO VESSEL, BREEN WARSHIP, CARDASSIAN GALOR CLASS, CARDASSIAN KELDON CLASS, ENOLIAN PRISON TRANSPORT, FENRIS RANGER SHIP, FERENGI MARAUDER, FESARIUS, GOMTUU, GORN STARSHIP, HUSNOCK WARSHIP, JEM'HADAR BATTLESHIP, AND KAREMMA SHIP.