The Ages
The Starting Point (17-18)
Chapter II







On the Other Earth
pp. 25-26

Interstellar Travel

Chapter I
Interstellar Travel (pp. 17-18)






Chapter III
Desert of darkness and fire



A Busy World (30-31)

The new invention
1937 — 2017










The Other Earth
2014








The Diversity of Worlds
2017 — 2019

stimulus to nationalism
2014




Prospects of the Race
2017 — Libero



Worlds Innumerable — Mankinds
It is better to be destroyed than to triumph in slaying the spirit. Such as it is, the spirit that we have achieved is fair; and it is indestructibly woven into the tissue of the cosmos.

We die praising the universe in which at least such an achievement as ours can be. 

Star Maker — Stapledon

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The ideologies of the super-tribes exercised absolute power over all individual minds under their sway.In civilized regions the super-tribes and the overgrown natural tribes created an astounding mental tyranny. In relation to his natural tribe, at least if it was small and genuinely civilized, the individual might still behave with intelligence and imagination.

Chapter V
Worlds Innumerable; Strange Mankinds



2014

2015

2016



The Diversity of Worlds
(p. 56)
When the cosmos wakes, if ever she does, she will find herself not the single beloved of her maker, but merely a little bubble adrift on the boundless and bottomless ocean of being.



All this long human story, most passionate and tragic in the living, was but an unimportant, a seemingly barren and negligible effort, lasting only for a few moments in the life of the galaxy.