To the millions of God's children on this earth enthralled in darkness, for whom thesolicitude of the Father is now in evidence, this book is dedicated.May it be a beacon to light the way of weary searchers after TRUTH.One hemisphere of Mars showing the North Polar Cap and the main Canal Systemcovering the planet. The many thousands of small lateral canals, radiating from the largerwaterways, and which form an important part of the general plan, have been purposelyomitted from the above to avoid confusion. The circular spots and dots are the principalreservoirs used for impounding water for use during the long Martian summer. The dark areas shown in the drawing are Mars ancient sea bottoms now covered with vegetation. Itwill be observed that most of the canals are double, paralleling each other at a distance of about seventy-five miles. Centers of population are not shown for the reason that space isnot available on so small a drawing. The City of Urid is situated adjacent to the reservoirin the center of drawing, just north of the equator.
Chapter I EROS URIDES, of the City of Urid, planet Mars, the Author, introduces himself and hTHE PLANET MARS AND ITS INHABITANTS.Chapter II He describes the Population Centers, Temperatures and Climate. The whole Planet is gwith Canals. (See Diagram.)Chapter III He gives a full description of the marvelous Martian Canal System.Chapter IV Planetary Economy. No Worries, and the Wants of all are supplied by the CommonweChapter V Property and Property Rights. God, the Creator of it, is considered the Owner of all PrMaterial things to the Martians are but Expedients. The Millions of Martians live as onfamily, though divided into families. And it is this solidarity and filial consideration toeach other that made the stupendous Canal and other Works possible.Chapter VI Trade and Barter are unknown. Transportation is by Flying Ships, and Gravitational Pbeen overcome. Also, they use Cosmic or Universal Energy. All Distribution is from iWarehouses.Chapter VII A great many Clairvoyant Visions were seen by the Shorthand Recorder, which makeinteresting reading.Chapter VIII Knowledge of God comes from within. Selfishness has been eliminated; and the Martirequire no Policemen, Watchmen or other Guardians of the Peace. Christ is known to tMartians as one of the great Powers in the Universe.