From the back of the booklet:
Everything Jules Verne could have written.
Everything H. G. Wells should have written.
Everything Arthur Conan Doyle thought of, but never published – because it was too fantastic.
This four-panel Space: 1889 Gamemaster’s Screen made from solid cardboard provides you with an overview of all the important rules and tables that might be useful during a game while at the same protecting your game notes from the inquisitive glances of your players.
Also included is a 32 page NPC-booklet featuring descriptions and stats for more than sixty characters. From simple thugs to
experienced naval officers, from High Martian war chiefs to Venusian shamans, from smart hoteliers to elegant geishas, this
handy booklet provides you with a wide variety of interesting
NPCs each ready to bring to your game however possible or impossible the game situation. In addition, you will find practical tips and examples to help you fill out and add detail to the backgrounds of your adventures and so bring them to life.