Last Men in London, by Olaf Stapledon

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

  1. The World of the Last Men
    1. Holiday on Neptune
    2. Men and Man
    3. Biographical Note
  2. Exploring the Past
    1. The Portal to the Past
    2. Difficulties and Dangers
    3. Influencing Past Minds
    4. Hovering Over Time
    5. Descent Among the First Men
    6. In the Streets of London
  3. The Child Paul
    1. Paul and His Neptunian Parasite
    2. The Child Paul
    3. Early Experiments on Paul
    4. Paul’s Changing World
  4. Paul Comes of Age
    1. Paul and Sex
    2. Paul Devout
    3. Paul Faces the Facts
  5. Origins of the European War
    1. The Neptunian Attitude to the War
    2. The Philosophical Lemurs
    3. Prehistoric Origins of the War
    4. The Historical Period
  6. The War
    1. Europe Before the War
    2. Europe Chooses War
    3. Europe at War
    4. Paul in the War
  7. After the War
    1. The New Hope
    2. Paul Gathers Up the Threads
    3. Paul Comes to Terms with Woman
    4. London and the Spirit
  8. The Modern World
    1. Paul Undertakes His Task
    2. The Research
    3. Fruits of the Research
    4. Paul Settles Down
  9. On Earth and on Neptune
    1. Submerged Supermen
    2. Paul and Humpty
    3. Back to Neptune
    4. Epilogue by the Terrestrial Author of This Book

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