Merchant Prince (book)

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Merchant Prince
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Classic Traveller Book 7
Publisher Game Designers Workshop
Version Classic Traveller
Author Marc Miller
Format Digest
Canonical 1
Edition 1st
Year Published 1985
Pages 48
Product No. 343

The lure of merchant operations is easy profit, free travel, and high adventure. Now, Merchant Prince does for the merchant service what Mercenary, High Guard and Scouts did for the Traveller armed forces.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Rules, essays, and data included in Merchant Prince are -

  • Merchant Corporations ranging in size from Megacorporations to Free Traders
  • Merchant Character Generation
  • Trade and Commerce System.
  • TAS Form 14, Cargo Manifest.

Meta-History[edit]

The character generation rules for merchants in this book originally appeared (in a shorter form) in No. 12 of Journal of the Travellers' Aid Society, as Special Supplement 1, Merchant Prince, by J. Andrew Keith.

Credits[edit]

Design
Marc Miller
Additional Design
J. Andrew Keith
Art
William H. Keith, Jr.

Table of Contents[edit]

Introduction 5
Merchant Lines 6
Character Generation 16
Trade System 34
Trade Goods 43
Cargo Manifest 46