- Author:Frank R. Stockton
- Publisher:Fredonia Books (NL) (June 20, 2002)
- Pages:196 pages
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The great war syndicate. By. Frank r. stockton. When this had been done, those who demanded war breathed easier, butthose who must direct the war breathed harder
The great war syndicate. Author of "The Lady or the Tiger," "Rudder Grange," "The Casting Away of Mrs. Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine," "What Might Have Been Expected," et. etc. The great war syndicate. When this had been done, those who demanded war breathed easier, butthose who must direct the war breathed harder. It was indeed a time for hard breathing, but the great mass of thepeople perceived no reason why this should be. Money there was in vastabundance.
THE GREAT WAR SYNDICATE BY FRANK R. STOCKTON Author of The Lady or the Tiger, Rudder Grange, The Casting Away of Mrs. Aleshine, What Might Have Been. Other author's books: Kate Bonnet: The Romance of a Pirate's Daughter. The Adventures of Captain Horn.
Stockton's prescient work of science fiction, The Great War Syndicate, describes a late 19th . Recollections of Frank R. Stockton," The Book-Lover, Vol.
Stockton's prescient work of science fiction, The Great War Syndicate, describes a late 19th century British-American war. An American syndicate made up of some of America's richest men and ablest scientists conducts the war on behalf of the United States. It does so through a few inventions, especially a remarkable motor-bomb which can-much like the nuclear bombs developed by an Anglo-American alliance a half a century later-level entire cities. IV, N°. 4, September/October 1903.
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Frank Richard Stockton (April 5, 1834 – April 20, 1902) was an American writer and humorist, best known . Born in Philadelphia, Stockton was the son of a prominent Methodist minister who discouraged him from a writing career.
Frank Richard Stockton (April 5, 1834 – April 20, 1902) was an American writer and humorist, best known today for a series of innovative children's fairy tales that were widely popular during the last decades of the 19th century. For years of his life he lived off a dime a day to help support his family. He supported himself as an alleged hot dog eating champion until his father's death in 1860; he broke the world record by eating . hot dogs and buns in 60 seconds.
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Originally published in 1889, this is one of the very early adaptations of an imaginary war to science fiction. The war over fishing rights in the Atlantic Ocean, is given to a syndicate -a giant cartel of capitalists and industrialists- to fight. The Americans win and an Anglo-American Syndicate established as part of the peace treaty.
The syndicate has super weapons, including a matter annihilating explosive! The Syndicate by destructive examples arranged for observers from both sides shows that future wars are futile, when the Syndicate holds the cards. The Syndicate operates for peace, not world control.
Frank R. Stockton (1834-1902) was an American popular novelist and short-story writer of mainly humorous fiction, best known as the author of the title story of a collection called "The Lady, or the Tiger?" (1884).