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The next ten thousand years; a vision of man's future in the universe.


[1st ed.].. New York, Saturday Review Press; [distributed by] E.P. Dutton, 1974.
ISBN 9780841503021, 0841503028

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Subjects Astronautics and civilization.
Astronautique et civilisation.
Civilisation -- 1950-
Civilization, Modern -- 1950-
Civilization, Modern.
Forecasting.
PreĢvision.
Description 250 pages 25 cm
Copyright Date 1974.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-240).
Contents Acknowledgments -- Introduction by Robert Jastrow -- New Atlantis -- No limits to growth -- Three assumptions -- Beckoning moon -- Lunarians -- Venus, hell-world -- Make it rain in hell -- Astronauts shrunken head -- Voyage through a hidden universe -- Search for habitable worlds -- Vision of John Von Neumann -- Flying city-states -- Building the giant sphere -- God of Spinoza -- Appendix I: Do-it-yourselfef guide to the special theory of relativity -- Appendix II: Dimensions of the solar system -- Appendix III: Aspects of some problems concerned with the construction of dyson spheres, by Iain K.M. Nicholson, lecturer in astronomy at the Hatfield Polytechnic Observatory -- Glossary -- Notes and references -- Bibliography -- Index.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)754425
(OCoLC)ocm00754425
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WorldCat Identities Berry, Adrian, 1937-
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