Founding Convention of the Mars Society: Program Book, August 13-16, 1998
[Boulder]: N.p, 1998. Very Good. Item #7272
[Boulder]: N.p., 1998. Tape-bound program book; [xiv], 146 pp. Illustrated red paper covers. Light crease to top front corners, with some discoloration along fore-edge. Conference attendee has scribbled, bracketed, and underlined various panels in the initial schedule pages, with only a couple similar marks in main body. All text legible. Binding is sound.
Program for the first convention of the Mars Society, a non-profit educational charity founded by Dr. Robert Zubrin to study and promote human settlement and exploration of Mars. Program gives the usual schedule and abstracts for numerous panels throughout the conference, on topics ranging from rocket science, the need for Martian law, radiation effects, terraforming, ethics with respect to possible life, and more.