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Author(s): H. G. Wells
Book Pages: 414 - Publish Date: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Description: “Kipps”, also known as “The Remarkable Mr. Kipps”, is a novel by H. G. Wells. It marks a turning point for the author, moving away from the futuristic science fiction for which he is famed and onto more down-to-earth accounts of twentieth-century British society. Within it, Wells clearly draws from his own knowledge of Britain's social structure to present an interesting autobiographical t...
Author(s): H. G. Wells
Book Pages: 430 - Publish Date: 1912 - Publisher: Unknown
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Author(s): H. G. Wells
Book Pages: 22 - Publish Date: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Description: “Scientific War” is an article written by H. G. Wells and first published in 1915. It explores the ideas of the scientific advancement of war and the ramifications this has had—in the case of the start of the First World War—on all aspects of warfare from injuries to strategy. A fascinating treatise, “Scientific War” is highly recommended for those with an interest in WWI and the work ...
Author(s): H. G. Wells
Book Pages: 21 - Publish Date: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Description: “The Reign of Uya the Lion” is a short story written by H. G. wells. This short but interesting tale will appeal to all lovers of the short story form and is not to be missed by fans and collectors of Wells' fantastic work. Herbert George Wells (1866 – 1946) was a prolific English writer who wrote in a variety of genres, including the novel, politics, history, and social commentary. "The Fat...
Author(s): H. G. Wells
Book Pages: 218 - Publish Date: 2011-11-01 - Publisher: The Floating Press
Description: H.G. Wells is best remembered as a central figure in the development of the science fiction genre and as the creator of such works as The Time Machine, The Island of Doctor Moreau, and The War of the Worlds. However, much of his literary output was more conventional in nature, and he published a number of novels dealing with interpersonal relationships and social themes. Many critics regard The Secret Places of the Heart as a heavily autobiographical account of one of Wells' failed love affairs.
Author(s): H.G. Wells
Book Pages: 176 - Publish Date: 2011-05-31 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Description: The Time Traveller, a dreamer obsessed with traveling through time, builds himself a time machine and, much to his surprise, travels over 800,000 years into the future. He lands in the year 802701: the world has been transformed by a society living in apparent harmony and bliss, but as the Traveler stays in the future he discovers a hidden barbaric and depraved subterranean class. Wells's transpar...
Author(s): H. G. Wells
Book Pages: 352 - Publish Date: 2005-12-01 - Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
Description: "What is really the matter here-the matter with you that is-is a disorganization of your tests of reality..... [E]very living being lives in a state not differing essentially from a state of hallucination concerning the things about it. Truth, essential truth, is hidden. Always. Of course, there must be a measure of truth in our working illusions, a working measure of truth, or the creature would ...
Author(s): H.G. Wells
Book Pages: 413 - Publish Date: 2015-03-06 - Publisher: Xist Publishing
Description: From his perspective in 1922, H.G. Wells wrote a "Short History of the World." This straightforward look at the world's timeline, from the first appearance of humans to the reconstruction after World War I is an engaging and concise adventure story that also happens to be true. Xist Publishing is a digital-first publisher. Xist Publishing creates books for the touchscreen generation and is dedicated to helping everyone develop a lifetime love of reading, no matter what form it takes.
Author(s): H. G. Wells
Book Pages: 112 - Publish Date: 2011-01-01 - Publisher: ABDO
Description: Presents an adaptation of the story of a scientist who has discovers a way to make himself invisible and unleashes his frustrations by terrorizing a small town.
Author(s): H.G. Wells
Book Pages: 464 - Publish Date: 2007-05-31 - Publisher: Penguin UK
Description: Herbert George Wells was perhaps best known as the author of such classic works of science fiction as The Time Machine and War of the Worlds. But it was in his short stories, written when he was a young man embarking on a literary career, that he first explored the enormous potential of the scientific discoveries of the day. He described his stories as "a miscellany of inventions," yet his enthusi...