Alpha Centauri System…or…Barnard’s Star In the
Constellation of Ophiuchus?
A book by Gordon Ferguson Mackenzie
A Sci-fi Adventure Story
A star system that is nearest to our planet and Sun.
And a constellation which has a Star that is the fourth nearest star to our Sun.
Question: Would you immigrate on a spaceship with ten thousand other humans, and only have a slim hope of finding a planet that is suitable to sustain human life, and if you found such a planet, survive on and colonize the planet and live your whole life out on the planet, never to return to your home world, Planet Earth?
On thirty-first of March 2100, the first year of the twenty-second century, the spaceship Daedalus left its orbit around the planet Earth and s