Manuscript/Mixed Material Some threads: Possible plot for a short novel : note
About this Item
- 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
- - 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.
- Dimensions in inches: 11 x 8 1/2
- Source Collection
- The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
- Manuscript Division
- Online Format
- online text
Central Intelligence Agency
National Security Agency
Unidentified Flying Objects
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Sagan, Carl. Some threads: Possible plot for a short novel: note. 1973. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000091/. (Accessed March 25, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Sagan, C. (1973) Some threads: Possible plot for a short novel: note. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000091/.
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Sagan, Carl. Some threads: Possible plot for a short novel: note. 1973. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/cosmos000091/>.