The Country of the Blind and Other Stories (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

The Country of the Blind and Other Stories (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by H. G. Wells
     
 

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In a remote Andean village, a disease has rendered generations sightless. When an explorer stumbles upon the blind village, he mistakenly believes his sight is an advantage. This classic 1911 collection includes the previously published “The Man Who Could Work Miracles,” “The Star,” “The Lord of the Dynamos,” and many others.

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In a remote Andean village, a disease has rendered generations sightless. When an explorer stumbles upon the blind village, he mistakenly believes his sight is an advantage. This classic 1911 collection includes the previously published “The Man Who Could Work Miracles,” “The Star,” “The Lord of the Dynamos,” and many others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411443136
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
04/05/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
578
Sales rank:
420,779
File size:
542 KB

Meet the Author

H. G. Wells (1866–1946), is often called the “Father of Science Fiction.” While science fiction was his most popular genre, Wells also wrote on history, politics, and made social commentary. His “scientific romances” speculated about the future, scientific advancements, and outer space. His works include The Time Machine, and The War of the Worlds.

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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Country of the Blind, and Other Stories 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A great collection of sci-fi and fantasy stories. Very entertaining.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago