Originally Posted by Cassel's Reckoning
One thing I like about this...I now have a sudden urge to re-read the Thrawn novels.
I haven't read them since I was a teenager.
Zahn initially wanted the character of C'Boath to be Obi Wan but Lucas vetoed that.
If you re-read, be sure to read both Zahn dualities that follow. They fill in a TON of back story.