3 edition of King Arthur"s Spaceship and other mechanical marvels that might have changed the world. found in the catalog.
King Arthur"s Spaceship and other mechanical marvels that might have changed the world.
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|Pagination||24cm.32. Col.ill.L.Hartas. n.e.|
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As far as I can remember, it started with a spaceship crashing on a planet in book 1. Some plants on that planet had weird effects on the people of the ship, not sure what kind though. All of the books afterwards are set centuries or even millennia later, about the rebuilt civilization where "magic" or some kind of powers were around.
Yet his vision of a mechanical vehicle flying all the way to the Moon is still pretty remarkable, considering that he lived at a time when real-world transportation was limited to horse-drawn carriages and sailing ships.
Wilkins returned to the idea of flying chariots in a later book, “Mathematical Magic”, published in King Arthur's Spaceship and Other Marvels That Might Have Changed the World by John Yeoman, Leo Hartas.
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