From back of book:
"One being's trash is another being's treasure."
The life of a scavenger is full of dangers, toils and snares. A scavenger is ever dodging traps set by claim jumpers and rival scavengers and evading the looming threat of the ever-watchful eye of an oppressive Empire. The unwary spacer is sure to have a short career.
Prepare to retrieve hidden treasure within derelict liner, or steal away with illicit finds from a drifting warship. The Scavenger's Handbook gives players and GMs the tools of the trade: from navigating Imperial regulation to ships and equipment, you are ready to find your fortune in the distant reaches of the galaxy.