Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of The Empire Strikes Back with detailed plans of the Rebel
Alliance in Star Wars Blueprints: Rebel Edition! See how the super high-tech vehicles, weapons, armor, and
droids of the Rebel Alliance are designed and built with five fantastic, single-sided, full-color poster-sized
Placed inside a 32-page book, the posters contain technical drawings, history, movie tidbits, and more. This book-
poster combo is an absolute must-have for every Star Wars fan.
Ryder Windham, Author
Ryder Windham is the author of over sixty Star Wars titles, including Star Wars Blueprints: The Ultimate
Collection and the New York Times-bestseller Star Wars: The Ultimate Visual Guide. He has
written junior novelizations of Star Wars and Indiana Jones movies and scripted numerous comics. An occasional
freelance cartoonist and storyboard artist, he is an instructor and Certificate Program Advisor for Comics and
Sequential Art at Rhode Island School of Design Continuing Education.
Chris Trevas, Illustrator
Chris Trevas has been an official Star Wars artist since 1995 when he started on the original roleplaying game by
West End Games. Trevas has illustrated two children's books, Star Wars: Meltdown on Hoth<,i> and Star
Wars Episode I: Anakin to the Rescue. He has also been a writer and illustrator for Star Wars Insider magazine.
Trevas has illustrated three books for the Star Wars Essential Guide series from Del Rey (The New
Essential Guide to Alien Species, Jedi vs. Sith: The Essential Guide to the Force, and The Essential
Atlas). Trevas and fellow artist Chris Reiff are the illustrators behind Star Wars Blueprints: The Ultimate
Collection and the follow up Rebel Edition from DK Publishing.
Chris Reiff, Illustrator
With a degree in graphic design and painting from Miami University, Chris Reiff has spent the past fifteen years
working as a toy designer bringing a variety of licensed products to market. While staying busy with projects at both
the design and toy invention companies he founded in Cincinnati, Chris continues to maintain a steady involvement
in the Star Wars universe. He has worked on Star Wars products including scaled replica helmets, action figures,
gaming miniatures, and prop replicas. In addition, he has been illustrating projects like Star Wars Blueprints: The
Ultimate Collection and the follow-up Rebel Edition from DK, Star Wars The Essential Atlas from
Random House, and Millennium Falcon: A 3-D Owner's Guide from Scholastic.