Modern Utopia

Modern Utopia

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by H. G. Wells
     
 

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"Well's uncanny ability to highlight the problems which are now most acute and supply tentative solutions that allow a maximum of individual freedom merits serious consideration. Recommended reading for students and teachers dealing with government, science, and the contemporary dilemma of a world facing war, famine, and racial unrest."-Choice  See more details below

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"Well's uncanny ability to highlight the problems which are now most acute and supply tentative solutions that allow a maximum of individual freedom merits serious consideration. Recommended reading for students and teachers dealing with government, science, and the contemporary dilemma of a world facing war, famine, and racial unrest."-Choice

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Library Journal
This trio are from Wells's utopian writings, which generally chronicle a future society of potential greatness that has failed its mission and gone to seed. Not as posh as the "Deluxe Classics Editions," these nonetheless feature many nice extras, including scholarly introductions. Copyright 2006 Reed Business Information.

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ISBN-13:
9780755104147
Publisher:
House of Stratus, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Pages:
318
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

Born in England in 1866, H.G. Wells's parents were shopkeepers in Kent, England. His first novel, The Time Machine was an instant success and Wells produced a series of science fiction novels which pioneered our ideas of the future. His later work focused on satire and social criticism. Wells laid out his socialist views of human history in his Outline of History. He died in 1946.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 21, 1866
Date of Death:
August 13, 1946
Place of Birth:
Bromley, Kent, England
Place of Death:
London, England
Education:
Normal School of Science, London, England

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A Modern Utopia 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A wonderful book!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Wells is one of my favorite writers. This didn't disappoint. It was different.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This version is error free. The other compaints must be for another version. My copy has a picture of the red book on it. Anyway, I liked this book, it was another good one by Wells.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He gazed up at her, his eyes shining as he suckled.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Oh, um... yah..l gues......um.....bye