- Now with an Historical Afterword by Ron Miller
- Includes the original illustrations by Boy Scouts of America’s founder, Dan Beard
Featured in Ron Miller’s “The Conquest of Space Book Series.” One of the most prophetic science fiction novels of all time, by one of SF's most unusual, and unexpected, authors: multimillionaire John Jacob Astor. Descriptions ranging from life on earth in the year 2000 to the bizarre landscapes of a trans-Neptunian planet are part of the story. Originally published in 1894.