Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Sagan, Carl
Dates 1973
Language English
Subjects Central Intelligence Agency
Cia
Extraterrestrial Intelligence
Ideas Riding
Manuscripts
National Security Agency
Nsa
Sagan, Carl
Science Fiction
Ufos
Unidentified Flying Objects
Washington, D.C.
Title
Some threads: Possible plot for a short novel : note
Contributor Names
Sagan, Carl (Author)
Subject Headings
-  UFOs
-  Washington, D.C
-  Sagan, Carl
-  Unidentified flying objects
-  Science fiction
-  Ideas riding
-  Central Intelligence Agency
-  CIA
-  National Security Agency
-  NSA
-  Extraterrestrial intelligence
-  Manuscripts
Genre
Manuscripts
Notes
-  In this document, Carl Sagan outlines a plot for a science fiction novel. The outline involves the CIA and the NSA investigating UFOs. The tentative conclusion of this novel is "There is, probably on a small scale, a secret effort in Washington to examine the possibility of extraterrestrial intelligence." From Carl Sagan's "ideas riding" files, a play on "ideas writing." These files contain a running set of initial concepts for various writing projects.
Medium
Dimensions in inches: 11 x 8 1/2
Source Collection
The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
Repository
Manuscript Division


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