Today & Tomorrow Mankind & Civilization Vol 1

The Dance of Civa Quo Vadimus? Ethnos or the Problem of Race Tantalus or the Problem of Man

By Collum, Fournier d'Albe, Schiller, Keith

© 2008 – Routledge

346 pages

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Hardback: 9780415461702
pub: 2008-04-16

About the Book

Volume 1:

The Dance of Civa


Originally published in 1927.

"It has substance and thought to it." Spectator

"A very interesting account of the work of Sir Jagadis Bose." Oxford Magazine

This essay suggests that recognition of the ceaseless flow of the Dance of Civa (Life and Death) is the most promising cure for the misunderstandings that have arisen from a Western habit of assuming that conventional categories have tangible existence.

Quo Vadimus?

Glimpses of the Future

E E Fournier d’Albe

Originally published in 1925.

"A wonderful vision of the future. A book that will be talked about." Daily Graphic

"Interesting and singularly plausible" Daily Telegraph

This volume discusses the possible advances of life on earth and asks whether a new race will arise or whether the earth will remain the dominant planet in the solar system for human life.


Ethnos or the Problem of Race

Arthur Keith

Originally published in 1931

The author argues that the global unrest of the 1930s arises from qualities inherent in human races and he maintains that if the world is to have peace the problems engendered by diversity of race must first be understood.



Or the Future of Man

F C S Schiller

Originally published in 1924.

"…brilliantly clever…" Morning Post

"Immensely valuable and infinitely readable" Daily News

This volume discusses the threats which face mankind and ways in which destruction may be avoided.


Table of Contents

Volume 1 (4 titles bound in one)

The Dance of Civa/Collum

Quo Vadimus? Glimpses of the Future/E E Fournier d’Albe

Ethnos, or the Problem of Race/Arthur Keith

Tantalus, or the Future of Man/F C S Schiller

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