Victor chairs the Monetary Committee of Rare Albion. He journeyed there across the 20th century, a voyage that enabled him to see the error of his ways when the Wizard in Oz, a land that held
gold in awe. But those ways came from the distant past. Now, in the 21st century, Victor's mind looks to the future, divining how economic life will become and identifying harbingers of that time and even its first shoots as they appear in the midst of much
that belongs to yesterday.