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  Alderaan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alderaan was also the home-world of some of the galaxy's most famous animals, such as the nerf and the Thranta.
Bail Organa was the leader of Alderaan and was on the planet when it was destroyed, while his heir and (secretly adopted) daughter Princess Leia served as Senator of Alderaan in the Imperial Senate.
With Alderaan destroyed, Princess Leia led her people to New Alderaan, which was founded after the Galactic Civil War died down somewhat.
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Alderaan was filled with sweep steppes, gentle hills, and rich grasslands.
Alderaan also housed some of the galaxies' greatest artists and thinkers, and was considered the centre of galactic culture.
Alderaan was a staunch supporter of the Old Republic, and many of it's inhabitants served in the Old Republic's armed forces.
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 Planets - A
Alderaan, which once shared the Alderaan system with its sister planet Delaya, was a beautiful, peaceful, moonless planet and one of the foremost worlds of the inner systems.
The woods, dubbed a planetary treasure by Alderaan's government, were filled with trees hundreds of meters tall covered with brightly-colored lichens, and harbored gold-striped red deer and white cairoka birds.
Alderaan is now famous as the planet utterly destroyed by the first Death Star as an example of Imperial power-- a scattered asteroid field is now all that remains of the once-lovely world.
www.angelfire.com /tn/jedicouncil2/planeta.html   (2462 words)

 Star Wars: Databank | Alderaan
An influential world, Alderaan was represented in the waning days of the Republic by such venerated politicians as Bail Antilles and Bail Organa.
Alderaan was one of the earliest supporters of the Alliance to Restore the Republic, though its officials prudently kept all ties to the Rebellion covert.
With a single blast, Alderaan was reduced to rubble, and its population, numbering in the millions, was killed in the blast.
www.starwars.com /databank/location/alderaan   (245 words)

 Alderaan: Planet of Traitors
The planet Alderaan was home to the notorious Leia Organa-Solo, who was instrumental in the destruction of the Death Star and whose brother, Luke Skywalker, somehow corrupted the previously honorable Darth Vader to their cause.
The political leadership of Alderaan heavily supported the rebellion at the time it was destroyed, and in spite of Leia's claims to peacability, had planetary defenses as strong as most other Core worlds.
If Alderaan was roughly Earth-like in size, then the first frame shows a superheated debris cloud roughly 17500 km wide, with large trails of debris that extend to a width of roughly 31000 km.
www.stardestroyer.net /Empire/Tech/Beam/Alderaan.html   (1286 words)

 Alderaan - Uncyclopedia
Alderaan is the name of a cloud of space dust, formerly a clone of Earth created by George Lucas and destroyed in 1977 AD (0 BBY).
Lucas intended Alderaan to serve as a decoy in case some evil maniac bent on conquering the galaxy decides to destroy Earth.
Alderaan was also the home of the sextillion.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Alderaan   (222 words)

 Alderaan - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki
This conflict, known as the Alderaan Ascendancy Contention, was the result of the inability of the great families (among them the House of Organa and the House of Antilles) to choose the next Viceroy of Alderaan.
Alderaan was a Core Founder of the Galactic Republic in 25,000 BBY and one of the anchor points for early hyperspace exploration.
The remains of Alderaan became known as the Graveyard, and many Alderaanians who were offplanet when Alderaan was destroyed returned each year to leave memorials among the rubble for their lost loved ones.
starwars.wikia.com /wiki/Alderaan   (1275 words)

 Alderaan - Memory Alpha
Alderaan is a planet in the Ficus sector.
In 2135, HMS New Zealand was on a diplomatic mission to Alderaan.
Alderaan is, of course, the adopted homeworld of Star Wars's Princess Leia.
memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/Alderaan   (194 words)

 Destruction of Alderaan - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki
The Destruction of Alderaan, also known as the Battle of Alderaan, occurred in 0 BBY at the order of Grand Moff Tarkin.
The destruction of Alderaan caused the deaths of the billions who were on the planet at the time, sending shock waves through the Force, weakening those who were able to feel them.
Alderaan was not shown to offer any resistance though fans argue it had a shield, even though there is conflicting evidence to that statement, and not enough information to prove it despite a glow that could easily be the shield stopping the Death Stars blast for 0.13 seconds.
starwars.wikia.com /wiki/Destruction_of_Alderaan   (1115 words)

 ST-v-SW.Net :: The Alderaan Shield Fallacy
One of the events replaced was the Alderaan destruction scene, and the original effect was thus excised from the canon.
Well, the rest of the Alderaan evidence is consistent with simple cloud illumination and contrary to the shield hypothesis, which means that even if we accepted this concept it would contradict the rest of the evidence.
Further, given that Alderaan did not demonstrate a planetary shield (and that most of the objections actually serve to help disprove the concept of a planetary shield), it would seem, judging by Vader's comment, that there is no full-scale planetary shielding anywhere in the Empire.
www.st-v-sw.net /STSWalderaan.html   (5988 words)

 Alderaan: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Alderaan is a fictional planet[For more, click on this link] in the Star Wars Star Wars quick summary:
Bail Organa was the leader of Alderaan and was on the planet when it was destroyed, EHandler: no quick summary.
Alderaan was destroyed by the Death Star Death Star quick summary:
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/a/al/alderaan.htm   (1366 words)

 STAR WARS: Alderaan: Details   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The glow on the face of Alderaan might be explained as a reflection of the beam's lateral emissions.
The spreading glow on the face of Alderaan may be the visible consequence of superlaser beam power being partially diffused away from the point of contact.
Seven frames from the beginning of the destruction of Alderaan, starting from the incidence of the Death Star's superlaser beam, proceeding through the spread of a shield interaction and leading to the first eruptions of escaping mass.
www.theforce.net /swtc/alderaan.html   (608 words)

 Galaxy Guide
The Alderaan Biotics hydroponics facility, a producer of Alderaanian foodstuffs, was also built on Borleias' far side, but over the years it was abandoned and left to the care of maintenance droids.
After the annihilation of Alderaan, several of the Death Star's designers were transferred from the battle station to Carida.
Ambassador Furgan was the Caridan representative to the New Republic and oversaw the development of the MT-AT "spider walker," and Admiral Ackbar's aide Terpfen underwent torture and reconditioning on the planet in the hopes that he would serve as an Imperial puppet.
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 Alderaan: Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Alderaan is a fictional planet (fictional planet: more facts about this subject) in the Star Wars (Star Wars: star wars is the name of a series of science fantasy movies, a literatureliterary...
Alderaan was destroyed by the Death Star (Death Star: the death star is a moon-sized planetoid military space station in the fictional star wars...
The Royal House of Alderaan, in the person of Leia Organa-Solo and her children, countinue to hold sovereignty of both New Alderaan and the Alderaan system.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /reference/alderaan   (788 words)

 HoloNet News | Alderaan Opens to Refugee Relief Movement
CHIANAR, ALDERAAN - Former Supreme Chancellor Finis Valorum rolled up his shirt sleeves and grabbed a power-shovel, breaking soil and chipping in as the Refugee Relief Movement began transforming 100 hectares of donated Alderaanian plains into new homes.
Alderaan has recently opened up its borders, loosening its immigration laws to allow thousands of displaced citizenry to find a home.
As more worlds secede, citizens who defy the will of their representatives and still wish to be part of the Republic are left with little alternative.
www.holonetnews.com /49/news/13328_2.html   (362 words)

 Like Mother, Like Daughter | Alderaan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Alderaan was a peaceful world known as a center of art, education, and culture for thousands of years.
Though Alderaan had long been a democracy it retained a ruling royal family in the House of Organa.
Alderaan participated in the bloody Clone Wars after which its citizens adopted pacifism and all weapons were banned from the surface.
www.padmeandleia.com /leia/alderaan.html   (211 words)

 Star Wars Chicks RPG Characters
When Alderaan was destroyed he vowed to destroy the empire, considering his work to be long since completed, he has retired from fighting the empire, though he is still quite active.
His parents died when Alderaan was destroyed by the Death Star, and left him a great deal of wealth.
He feels a deep pain over the loss of Alderaan and his family, and often takes on a brooding mood bordering on depression.
www.starwarschicks.com /rpg/characters/Vahn.html   (589 words)

 SDF Harrison and Alderaan - D6 Version   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Alderaan, under the command of Erinn Ke'Sahndhran, was the Republic's last remaining hope for victory.
She evacuated the Alderaan and transferred a cargo of recently captured Imperial explosives aboard her.
Despite Thrawn's attempt to destroy the Alderaan prematurely (thwarted mainly due to timely intervention from Leader Desslok), Captain Ke'Sahndhran overloaded the Grand Cannon, detonating the ship and its payload directly in the path of the Silencer-7.
www.the-chaos-crew.com /swrpg/ships/alderaand6.htm   (599 words)

Alderaan was a centre for arts, beauty, culture and education.
Falcon arrived at the site of Alderaan, there was nothing left except a few survivers which were lucky enough to be off planet and a handful of dust.
Alderaan is princess Leia's home world after she was adopted by Bail Organa.
tatooine.fortunecity.com /niven/320/alderaan.htm   (116 words)

 STAR WARS: Planets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The violent destruction of Alderaan is one of the most fascinating physical processes in the entire movie saga.
In the case of the similar explosions of the Death Stars, the special plane may be determined by the path travelled by the chain reactions leading to the final detonation, which probably is determined by internal regions of weakness in the station's structure.
Alderaan did have an operational planetary shield, as demonstrated by the fact that the initial part of the superlaser shot fragmented in the telltale fashion of a blaster ray striking an energy shield.
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 The Galactic Senate -> The Planets of Episode III
She also said that Alderaan was "a peaceful planet".
Logic tells me that a planetary entity, such as Alderaan, could either have an enormous army and incompetent representatives (as does the United States of America) or, vice versa, and enormously talented representative as a result from the lack of a strong military to back up your opinions.
I think Alderaan and Dagohbah need to be seen in the next film, and I think GL may add a Volcanic planet, he likes to add a new environment for each film, I heard him say this on some documentary.
www.galacticsenate.com /index.php?showtopic=8447&st=0   (1304 words)

 Bastion Polskich Fanów Star Wars > Encyklopedia > Lokacje, planety > Alderaan
Alderaan słynął z ogromnych trawiastych przestrzeni i bogactwa unikatowych gatunków zwierząt.
Pomimo trwającej bardzo długo demokracji, Alderaan zachował tradycję rodu królewskiego (były to osoby z domu Organa).
Alderaan uczestniczył w krwawej wojnie Wojnie Klonów, ale ostatecznie po zakończeniu konfliktu społeczeństwo planety wybrało pacyfizm.
www.gwiezdne-wojny.pl /encyklopedia.php?r=170   (288 words)

 Rebel Propaganda and Lies
The Alderaan Royal Engineers (ARE) were part of a secret rearmament program that was initiated on Alderaan (by the Royal House of Alderaan), but they ceased operations since the Empire stopped them by destroying the planet.
Alderaan secretly maintained one Alderaanian War Frigate (Another Chance) and three Thranta-class War Cruisers (Courage, Valiant and Fidelity) [which were slave rigged to the Another Chance].
Alderaan supplied large numbers of troops to the Rebels, including the training, uniforms, weapons and equipment for those troops.
www.galacticempiredatabank.com /RebProLies.html   (4552 words)

 Alderaan Base   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Alderaan Base is the unit of the Rebel Legion in New England.
Founded in June 2005, Alderaan Base was originally part of the Echo Base.
Alderaan Base members took part in the National Alliance for Autism Research (NAAR) annual charity walk in Providence RI, as part of the Koz for an Effect team.
www.alderaanbase.com   (415 words)

Dooku slowly closes his gloved hand around the hologram of Alderaan, as though he were considering crushing the planet.
ALDERAAN - SAVANNAH - DAY Anakin's ship skids to a stop against a tall, exotic tree, smoking and leaving a long furrow in the ground.
ALDERAAN - DAY The Corellian freighter touches down on a landing pad in a blast of retros.
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 PadmeLeiaJaina's Stories :: Star Wars Fanfiction
Alderaan had no weapons, for war was not their way of life.
She couldn’t bring Alderaan back from the ashes, nor could she call upon the mighty, all-encompassing Force for assistance; but Leia could bring Alderaan’s spirit back to life through the power of words.
The people of Alderaan were mostly farmers who tilled their lands and grew acres of grains and oats that at their peak would reach sky-high.
www.freewebs.com /padmeleiajaina/memoriesofmybeloved.htm   (11959 words)

 Alderaan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It is the home of Princess Leia Bail Organa and also in 4000 BBY the home of Ulic Qel Droma who fought in The Great Sith War.
It is destroyed by the Death Star in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope.
It was an exciting book, that brought back parts of history that may have never been mentioned....
www.freeglossary.com /Alderaan   (149 words)

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