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34,420 citations from literature (mostly science fiction and fantasy) referring to real churches, religious groups, tribes, etc. [This database is for literary research only. It is not intended as a source of information about religion.]


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historical people California 1975 Dick, Philip K. The Transmigration of Timothy Archer. New York: Timescape Books (1982); pg. 124. Pg. 73: Wilhelm von Humboldt; Pg. 75: Paul Tillich; Reinhold Niebuhr; Pg. 195: German ontologist Martin Heidegger; Pg. 200: Sylvia Plath; Pg. 124: Teilhard de Chardin (also pg. 168); Pg. 125: Descartes (also pg. 127); Pg. 227: "...a scholar named John Allegro "; Pg. 235: Harry Stack Sullivan; Pg. 247: "Pliny the Elder mentions in his Historia Naturalis "; Pg. 249: Tertullian
historical people California 1983 Ing, Dean. Spooker. New York: Tom Doherty Associates (1995); pg. 27. Nolan Cromwell; Martha Graham
historical people California 1985 Dick, Philip K. "Introduction: How to Build a Universe that Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later " in I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon. Garden City, NY: Doubleday (1985); pg. 5. Pg. 5: Abraham Lincoln; Parmenides; Heraclitus; Pg. 6: Zeno
historical people California 1985 Ing, Dean. Blood of Eagles. New York: Tor (1987); pg. 52. Pg. 52: "his nose had been as straight as that of Michelangelo's David. "; Pg. 61: "Yeah, thought Stu, when in tune the Corvair resonated like a regular Boris Christoff. Karen would enjoy the comparison. She's enjoy it a hell of a lot more than Stu was enjoying the comparison of Christoff's voice with that of the big yazoo in the jogging suit. Boris Christoff had been as Russian as they come. "; Pg. 91: Albert Einstein; Pg. 110: "'Some of this tallies with a lot of ancient history, like the M.I.T. machine translation studies, Chomsky--' "
historical people California 1985 Bear, Greg. Blood Music. New York: Arbor House (2002; c. 1985); pg. 23. Pg. 23: Pasteur; Jenner
historical people California 1985 Bear, Greg. Blood Music. New York: Arbor House (2002; c. 1985); pg. 143. And now he was afraid, too, though admitting his fear was difficult. Best to be rational, to present himself for study, an unintentional human sacrifice like Dr. Louis Slotin, at Los Alamos in 1946. By accident, Slotin and seven others had been accidentally exposed to a sudden burst of ionizing radiation. Slotin had ordered the seven others not to move. He had then drawn circles around his feet and theirs, to give fellow scientists data about distances from the source and intensity of exposure on which to base their studies. Slotin had died nine days later. A second man died twenty years later of complications attributed to radiation. Two others died of acute leukemia.

Human guinea pigs. Noble, self-possessed Slotin.

historical people California 1985 Bear, Greg. Blood Music. New York: Arbor House (2002; c. 1985); pg. 250. "Looked like a Jackson Pollock painting all spun around, " Jerry said.

"Or a Picaso, " John said.

"Gentlemen, I'd agree, and amend a little--it looked a great deal like a Max Ernst to me. "

"Don't know about him, " Jerry said.

historical people California 1988 Koontz, Dean R. Lightning. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons (1988); pg. 214. Pg. 214: Norman Rockwell; Pg. 234: Vladimir Penlovski; Pg. 235: Franklin Roosevelt; Winston Churchill; Pg. 236: Field Marshal Montgomery; George Patton; Dwight Eisenhower; Pg. 255: Ronald Reagan; John Hinckley; Pg. 275: Mata Hari; Pg. 278: Steve Chase, the interior designer of choice in Palm Springs; Pg. 305: Churchill (also pg. 309-311, 313-316, etc.) [Some other refs., not in DB.]
historical people California 1994 Ing, Dean. Spooker. New York: Tom Doherty Associates (1995); pg. 121. Pg. 121: Marco Polo; Pg. 139: Frank Lloyd Wright
historical people California 1999 Cerasini, Marc. Godzilla 2000. New York: Random House (1997); pg. 34. Galileo; Isaac Newton
historical people California 2000 Ing, Dean. Loose Cannon. New York: Tom Doherty Associates (2000); pg. 106. "Kasabian paused in peeling the Technicolor mango. 'You don't look like a man people should be shooting at, but then, neither did Ted Bundy,' he said. "
historical people California 2050 Dick, Philip K. The Simulacra. New York: Random House (2002; c. 1964); pg. 12. "...the great communal apartment building The Abraham Lincoln... " [Other refs. to this building, not in DB.]
historical people California: Berkeley 1995 Sawyer, Robert J. Frameshift. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1997); pg. 61. Pg. 61: Hillary Clinton; Pg. 75: Watson and Crick (also pg. 102, 122); Pg. 90: Martin Luther King; Pg. 92: Nancy Wexler, president of the Hereditary Disease Foundation; Pg. 103: "But this article in Scientific American, by Robin Holliday... "; Pg. 106: "'Well, as Einstein is supposed to have said, 'God is subtle, but malicious he is not.' "; Pg. 122: Rube Goldberg
historical people California: Berkeley 1996 Sawyer, Robert J. Frameshift. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1997); pg. 159. Pg. 159: "...Kurt Waldheim had ended up as United Nations secretary-general. "; Pg. 174: "'...Philippe Rushton, up in your native Canada, giving a whole new meaning to 'Great White North'--' "; Pg. 187: Queen Victoria; Pg. 213: Ben Franklin; Pg. 223: "linguist Philip Lieberman and anatomist Edmund Crelin... Alan Mann... Ian Tattersall " [researchers investigating Neanderthal physiology]; Pg. 291: O. J. Simpson; Pg. 333: Woodrow Wilson
historical people California: Los Angeles 1950 Dick, Philip K. Puttering About in a Small Land. Chicago, IL: Academy Chicago Publishers (1985); pg. 215. Pg. 88: President Roosevelt; Pg. 215: "They talked about the Japs and Roosevelt and the Soviet Union and Freud and Joe Hill. " [Joe Hill was a famous labor leader in Utah.]; Pg. 241: Spinoza
historical people California: San Diego 2055 Dick, Philip K. Now Wait for Last Year. New York: Manor Books (1976); pg. 27. Pg. 27: "'Order me a drink, too. So I can face the world of bolo bats and Jean Harlow and Baron von Richtofen and Joe Louis and...' "; Pg. 29: Pres. Kennedy; Pablo Casals; Pg. 68: Lincoln; Mussolini; Pg. 110: President Roosevelt; Babe Ruth; Joe Louis; Pg. 200: Franklin D. Roosevelt
historical people California: San Francisco 1996 Sawyer, Robert J. Frameshift. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1997); pg. 260. Pg. 260: [painters] John Constable; Emily Carr; Pg. 262: Milton Friedman
historical people California: San Francisco 2323 Strickland, Brad & Barbara Strickland. Nova Command (Star Trek: TNG: Starfleet Academy). New York: Pocket Books (1995); pg. 16. Pg. 16: "'...You know, I'm descended from the Duke of Wellington who cooked your ancestors' goose at Waterloo.' "; Pg. 49: "'...Maybe Wellington beat Napoleon at Waterloo, but a French chef can defeat a British cook anytime.' "
historical people California: San Francisco 2353 Weiss, Bobbi J. G. & David Cody Weiss. Lifeline (Star Trek: Voyager: Starfleet Academy). New York: Pocket Books (1997); pg. 49. [Pg. 59-56, 78-81, 84-85, 112: Extended discussion about Amelia Earhart, "Kathryn Janeway's hero. " Janeway interacts with a holographic version of the famous female aviator. Drawings of Earhart on pg. 50 and pg. 78.]
historical people Canada 1979 Ing, Dean. Soft Targets. New York: Tor (1996; c. 1979); pg. 1. Pg. 1: Elizabeth II of England
historical people Canada 1993 Katz, Welwyn Wilton. Come Like Shadows. Regina, Saskatchewan: Coteau Books (2001; 1993); pg. 206. "Not like Jeneva and her Marquis de Sade crap. " [Also pg. 146.]
historical people Canada 1993 Katz, Welwyn Wilton. Come Like Shadows. Regina, Saskatchewan: Coteau Books (2001; 1993); pg. 109. "Kinny went to see The Miracle Worker at the Avon that night. She liked the story about how a blind, mute, enraged child named Helen Keller was taught to function by a woman who had been blind herself. But she didn't at all like the way the teacher was played. Like somebody on a great big power trip, Kinny told herself in disgust. Doing all those amazing things to help Helen because it made her feel good about herself, not because she cared about Helen at all. "
historical people Canada 1993 Katz, Welwyn Wilton. Come Like Shadows. Regina, Saskatchewan: Coteau Books (2001; 1993); pg. 19. "The Hag's body was too old. It had served her for centuries, since before Columba brought the Christ worship from the west. "
historical people Colorado 1974 Disch, Thomas M. Camp Concentration. New York: Random House (1999; c. 1968); pg. 97. "...and provided capsule accounts of the lives and contributions of earlier benefactors: Christ, Alexander the Great, Henry Ford, and the great modern astrologer Carl Jung (pronounced with a soft J). "
historical people Colorado 1982 Simmons, Dan. Song of Kali. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1985); pg. 308. "I asked her recently about astronomical black holes. She gave a long explanation, much of it based on the work of a man named Stephen Hawking, much of it technical... "
historical people Colorado 2049 Knight, Damon. A For Anything. New York: Tor (1990; 1959); pg. 36. "...ten-foot bole of the William Penn Hemlock. "
historical people Colorado 2049 Knight, Damon. A For Anything. New York: Tor (1990; 1959); pg. 147. "'Julius, Augustus, Tiberius,' said Cruikshank under his breath, 'Caligula, Claudius, Nero . . .' "
historical people Darwath 1998 Hambly, Barbara. Icefalcon's Quest. New York: Ballantine (1998); pg. 79. Charles Lindbergh
historical people Deep Space 9 1953 Barnes, Steven. Far Beyond the Stars (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1998); pg. 31. "...doctors since Hippocates. "
historical people Deep Space 9 2369 Strickland, Brad. The Star Ghost (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1994); pg. 29. "The game had not been played in an organized way for many years, but on Earth, kids still played it, and Jake liked to read about the history of baseball. He liked the thought of its being the 'national pastime' of a whole country, and the names of the greatest players were like music to him: Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron, and the greatest pitcher of the twenty-first century, Hiro Osaka. "
historical people Deep Space 9 2370 ab Hugh, Dafydd. Fallen Heroes (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1994); pg. 16. Pg. 16: "He opened a drawer in his ornate, white-and-silver Louis XIV desk from Earth (replicated, of course)... "; Pg. 91: "'Bobby Burns was a Scotsman, not an Irishman. Everybody's confusing me with a Scott lately.' "
historical people Deep Space 9 2370 Friesner, Esther. Warchild (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1994); pg. 37. "I know she's a Trill, that she's lived hundreds of years--at least her symbiont has--but that doesn't make Jadzia a crone. So what if she shares the symbiont's memories? I've studied the writings of Hippocrates, but that doesn't make me an ancient Greek. "
historical people Deep Space 9 2370 Gallagher, Diana G. Arcade (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1995); pg. 24. Pg. 23: Saladin; Pg. 24: "King Richard the Lion-Hearted of the Third Crusade "
historical people Deep Space 9 2370 Vornholt, John. Antimatter (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1994); pg. 266. "He had converted his largest holodeck suite into a palatial French dining hall modeled after one owned by some Terran geezer named Louis XVI. "
historical people Deep Space 9 2371 Carey, Diane. Station Rage (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1995); pg. 172. "'And he's like George Washington or Christopher Columbus for Terrans,' Sisko ratified. 'Hard to see through the haze of legend and reputation that's grown around him over the years...' "
historical people Deep Space 9 2372 David, Peter; Michael Jan Friedman & Robert Greenberger. Wrath of the Prophets (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1997); pg. 267. "'An interesting thing,' he began. 'The game of baseball, I mean. Back in the old days, on Earth, we used to spend a lot of time glorifying certain players. Babe Ruth, for instance. Cy Young. And in my case--'

'Buck Bokai,' Kira said. "

historical people Deep Space 9 2372 Shimerman, Armin & David George. The 34th Rule (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1999); pg. 97. Pg. 97: [an official ball from the 1989 World Series signed by A. Bartlett Giamatti]; Pg. 102-108: Jackie Robinson; Pg. 105: Eddie Stanky
historical people Deep Space 9 2374 Reeves-Stevens, Judith & Garfield. Inferno (Star Trek: DS9 / Millennium Book 3 of 3). New York: Pocket Books (2000); pg. 191. "Vic's eyes opened wide. 'Man oh man, if that's legit, you could give Blackstone a run for his money.' " [Referring to the Las Vegas magician.]
historical people Deep Space 9 2375 Perry, S. D. Avatar, Book One (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (2001); pg. 125. "'Perhaps you need a change of vocation,' Picard said finally. 'Do you know the story of Marcus Aurelius?'

Vaughn smiled. A great warrior of ancient Rome, a general who'd lost his taste for battle in spite of his successes. The original soldier-philosopher of Earth. 'You flatter me.'

'Not at all. And I'm not suggesting that you turn to writing your meditations on war and peace . . . though perhaps that's not such a terrible idea. You have more strategic and tactical experience than any career officer I've ver known, Elias, but that doesn't mean you have to use it as a soldier would. You could write, or teach.' "

historical people Deep Space 9 2376 George III, David R. Twilight (Star Trek: DS9; "Mission: Gamma " #1 of 4). New York: Pocket Books (2002); pg. 85. "He had learned all he could about Earth's eminent explorers--Leif Eriksson, Ferdinand Magellan, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, Neil Armstrong, Jonathan Archer, and so many others--and dreamed about the days when he would join their ranks. "
historical people Deep Space 9 2376 George III, David R. Twilight (Star Trek: DS9; "Mission: Gamma " #1 of 4). New York: Pocket Books (2002); pg. 326. "and he had walked away from them. A modern-day Michael Collins, he romanticized. Four centuries ago, as humanity had first set foot on another world, Michael Collins had become the loneliest human being in history. He and two other astronauts, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, had journeyed from Earth to the moon in a two-vehicle tandem spacecraft, one of which had then descended to the lunar surface. Collins had remained in the orbiter, and when it had circled around the far side of the moon, he had been cut off from all communication. By himself aboard Columbia he had been farther from Earth than any single human had ever been, and totally unable to contact anybody, anywhere. The sense of isolation, Vaughn had always thought, must have been profound. " [More, pg. 327.]
historical people Europe 1476 C.E. Gentle, Mary. A Secret History. New York: Avon Books (1999); pg. 1. Pg. 1: "In AD 1476, it is only two generations since Joan of Arc led the Dauphin's forces in France... "; Pg. 2: Vaughan Davies; Pg. 41: Niccolo Machiavelli; Duke Francisco Sforza of Milan; Bartolomeo Colleoni; Pg. 156: Joan of Arc (also pg. 421-422); Pg. 383: King Henry VI; Edward of York
historical people Europe 1476 C.E. Gentle, Mary. Lost Burgundy. New York: HarperCollins (2000); pg. 89. Pg. 89: King Henry VI; Margaret of Anjou; Pg. 118: Pope Leo III; Pg. 121: Charlemagne [A number of other historical people in novel, but this category hasn't been further indexed.]
historical people Europe 1807 Harrison, Harry. The Stainless Steel Rat Saves the World in The Adventures of The Stainless Steel Rat (omnibus). Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday (c. 1972); pg. 362. "From the description this must be the tyrant Napoleon. " [More, pg. 363-365.]
historical people Europe 1815 Fawcett, Bill. "The Last Crusader " in Alternate Generals (Harry Turtledove, ed.) New York: Baen (1998); pg. 148. Pg. 148: Berthier; Monsignor Buonaparte; "The priest was, of course, Napoleon Buonaparte, though then he still used the Corsican form of his name, Bonaparte. " [Apparently Napoleon is the focus of the story. Other refs. throughout story, not in DB.]
historical people Europe 1918 Newman, Kim. The Bloody Red Baron. New York: Carroll & Graf (1995); pg. 333. Book jacket: "Embroiled in the greater and lesser conflicts are Edwin Winthrop, a young intelligence officer... Charles Beauregard... Kate Reed, a radical vampire journalist; and the resurrected Edgar Allan Poe, commissioned by German High Command to write a fabulous biography of Manfred von Richthofen, the Bloody Red Baron. "; Pg. 91: Mata Hari [many refs. in novel]; Pg. 146: Wilbur and Orville Wright; Pg. 271: "The ones who wanted the living penned as cattle, who felt vampirism made them Darwinian aristocrats, princes of the earth. "; Pg. 332-333: Winston Churchill [Other historical people mentioned in novel, which is not unexpected given that this is an alternative history novel. Other refs. not in DB.]
historical people Europe 1985 Hubbard, L. Ron. Final Blackout. Los Angeles, CA: Bridge Publications (1989; c. 1940); pg. 7. Pg. 7, 20: Napoleon
historical people Europe 2371 Duane, Diane. Intellivore (Star Trek: TNG). New York: Pocket Books (1997); pg. 5. Pg. 5: Hannibal, Julius Caesar, Napoleon; Pg. 9: Altobelli; Clavius; Brunowski; Johannes Kepler; Tycho Brahe
historical people Florida 2376 George III, David R. Twilight (Star Trek: DS9; "Mission: Gamma " #1 of 4). New York: Pocket Books (2002); pg. 400. "The plaque... Vaughn stopped and read it.

1139 HOURS




The words struck Vaughn like a punch to the face. He felt dazed and sad and alone... " [More.]

historical people France 1600 Nye, Jody Lynn. "Queen of the Amazons " in Alternate Generals (Harry Turtledove, ed.) New York: Baen (1998); pg. 97. "Eleanor, Queen of France... Louis... " [Refs. to other historical figures, not in DB.]
historical people France 1929 Knight, Damon. Humpty Dumpty: An Oval. New York: Tor (1996); pg. 35. "Carese Crosby's husband shot himself to death in Paris in 1929 and made Ernest Hemingway sad. If he hadn't, she probably would not have gone home and invented the brassiere by tying two handkerchiefs together. Then the whole history of intimate apparel might have been different, and I might have gone into some other line of work, and then, of course, I wouldn't have been shot. "
historical people France 1980 Simak, Clifford D. "The Grotto of the Dancing Deer " in Immortals (Jack Dann & Gardner Dozois, eds.) New York: Ace Books (1998; c. 1980); pg. 123. "'That's the place where the Gascons slaughtered Charlemagne's rearguard in 778.' " [More here, pg. 137-138, 141.]
historical people galaxy 1987 Hubbard, L. Ron. Mission Earth Vol. 10: The Doomed Planet. Los Angeles, CA: Bridge Publications (1987); pg. 139. Pg. 139, 151: P.T. Barnum; Pg. 219: "'...Even a casual study of their history shows that they only worship and obey leaders who kill: Caesar, Napoleon, Bismarck, Hitler, Eisenhower are just a few names. They revere scientists in the same way: The biggest known names basically made it possible to build the biggest weapons. Einstein, for example. It's a pretty primitive attitude.' "
historical people galaxy 1996 Carey, Diane. Flashback (Star Trek: Voyager). New York: Pocket Books (1996); pg. 217. "'Miss Earhart,' he proclaimed quietly.

'But we left her on that planet,' Janeway recalled, whispering--as if that really mattered. 'The planet where we found the other people who'd been taken from Earth in 1937. She decided to stay!'

Tuvok puzzled briefly, then suggested, 'Perhaps this is a memory, or phantom memory, from before we left that planet, Captain. This is what I feared.'


'An apparently advanced degradation of my mental processes. My mind can no longer distinguish between my own memories and yours... Since between the two of us, you were the one most affected by Miss Earhart's rediscovery, I believe we are in your mind, Captain.'

'My mind... Amelia Earhart never attempted to learn the helm duties of Voyager.'

...Janeway watched Torres and Amelia Earhart arguing for a moment... Instead, she let herself remember that strange time when a handful of people from 1937 on Earth were discovered... " [More, pg. 219-227.]

historical people galaxy 2030 Hogan, James P. Entoverse. New York: Ballantine (1991); pg. 74. Pg. 74-75: Newton; Einstein; Paul Gerber
historical people galaxy 2200 Silverberg, Robert. Starborne. New York: Bantam (1997; co. 1996); pg. 53. Pg. 53: "But not Newtonian, not in any way Einsteinian. "; Pg. 70: "...experimental flights of the Columbus and then the Ultima Thule... was able successfully to reenter Einsteinian space... " [Other refs. to the Columbus.]; Pg. 81: "...through space that is both non-Einsteinian and non-Euclidean. " [Other refs. to Einsteinian space]
historical people galaxy 2237 Asimov, Isaac. Nemesis. New York: Doubleday (1989); pg. 308-309. [Discussion about Christopher Columbus, and how en route to discovering America, he also discovered that the deviation of the magnetic compass from the true north, the so-called 'magnetic declination,' changed with longitude. If Columbus had returned to Spain to tell King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella about that scientific discovery, he would have been forgotten by history, and perhaps Amerigo Vespucci would have been remembered as the discoverer of America.]
historical people galaxy 2250 Dick, Philip K. A Maze of Death. Garden City, NY: Doubleday (1970); pg. 101. Pg. 101: "'There are no miracles. As Spinoza proved centuries ago. A miracle would be a sign of God's weakness, as a failure of natural law. If there were a God.' "; Pg. 102: "'But the Spanish and English and French were colonists. They had a motive for pretending to be gods. Take Cortez. He--' "
historical people galaxy 2250 Lupoff, Richard A. "With the Bentfin Boomer Boys on Little Old New Alabama " in Again, Dangerous Visions (Harlan Ellison, ed.) Garden City, NY: Doubleday (1972); pg. 671. "As the Eastland if salvaged by N'Ala, as something else, Duvalier perhaps, or perhaps Cleaver or Newton or Seale, if by N'Haiti. "
historical people galaxy 2267 Marshak, Sondra & Myrna Culbreath. The Price of the Phoenix (Star Trek). New York: Bantam (1985; c. 1977); pg. 14. "Kirk had faced men of power before. Flint, the ageless man who had been Alexander, da Vinci, and all the names of power and mind. "
historical people galaxy 2267 Sargent, Pamela & George Zebrowski. Across the Universe (Star Trek). New York: Pocket Books (1999); pg. 5. Pg. 5: "'All of the people from the Hawking are resting now,' Lieutenant Commander Soong said. "; Pg. 6: "Captain Cortes's craft, a relativistic vessel called the Stephen Hawking, had left Earth nearly two centuries ago. The Federation ship Hoyle had been the first to encounter the old starship, but had kept away, since the Hoyle's crew had no standing orders to make contact in such a situation. " [Named after physicist Stephen Hawking. Many other refs. to this vessel, not in DB.]; Pg. 157: "As Hikaru Sulu brought the shuttlecraft Columbus through the storm clouds... " [Other refs. to this shuttle.]
historical people galaxy 2269 Cox, Greg. Assignment: Eternity (Star Trek). New York: Pocket Books (1998); pg. 31. Pg. 31: "...all cooperating together peacefully. Compared to 1969, it was like some sort of wild, utopian fantasy. Wow, Roberta thought, feeling deeply moved all of sudden. It seemed like the late Martin Luther King's dream had actually come true after all: a world where no one was judged by their race or nationality. "; Pg. 40: Bonnie and Clyde; Pg. 184: JFK and Jackie
historical people galaxy 2294 Cox, Greg. The Eugenics Wars: The Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh: Volume One (Star Trek). New York: Pocket Books (2001); pg. 252. [A starship named Columbus-2, mentioned many times, pages 252-256.]
historical people galaxy 2294 Friedman, Michael Jan. Relics (Star Trek: TNG). New York: Pocket Books (1992); pg. 3. [A novel by Michael Jan Friedman. Based on the television episode story and teleplay by Ron Moore.] "'Aye. The Laws o' Physics. Came out shortly after Einstein published his Theory of Relativity. A remarkable book--if only as a historical artifact. No mention of gravitons, subspace or antimatter.' He shook his head. 'We've come a long way since the twentieth century, laddie.' "
historical people galaxy 2295 Graf, L. A. War Dragons (Star Trek; "The Captain's Table " Book 1 of 6). New York: Pocket Books (1998); pg. 130. "If anyone could usher them into the world of interstellar capitalism, it would be that cabal. And if they couldn't survive that . . . Well, then they wouldn't survive the Romulans or Klingons or Rigelians, either, and Darwin was right after all. "

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