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The Ur-Space Colony Popularization

Islands in Space: The Challenge of the Planetoids

By Dandridge M. Cole & Donald W Cox  

21 Dec, 2014

Because My Tears Are Delicious To You


In memoriam: Roy Scarfo, whose art appears in this work, died of pancreatic cancer on December 8th of this year.

1964’s Islands in Space: The Challenge of the Planetoids, by Dandridge M. Cole and Donald W. Cox, does not seem to have had many editions; I can only find references to two. However, even if you never saw a copy of Islands, if you were ever a space colonization fan you are very likely to have read books by people who were strongly influenced by Cole and Cox’s work. 

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