Published under the pen name Kurt von Rachen
Publication date: April 1941
Original publication:Astounding Science-Fiction
Genre: Science Fiction
Series: The Kilkenny Cats
Story description: The chief scientist seizes the Fury and heads for the planet New Terre. The “Idealist” Colonel Stephen Gailbraith wrests control from him, lands and is confronted by a race of giants. They submit when Gailbraith intimidates them with the illusion of a massive armed force in space.