War and the Future

War and the Future

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by H. G. Wells, Shelly Frasier
     
 

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H.G. Wells sets forth an intriguing first-hand observation of Italy, France and Britain under severe duress during the "War to End All Wars", World War I. He insightfully examines the technological effects of modern warfare, particularly the introduction of the tank and aerial bombing on human nature.Two prophetic visions of his philosophy to truly end all

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H.G. Wells sets forth an intriguing first-hand observation of Italy, France and Britain under severe duress during the "War to End All Wars", World War I. He insightfully examines the technological effects of modern warfare, particularly the introduction of the tank and aerial bombing on human nature.Two prophetic visions of his philosophy to truly end all war are revealed: the control of war weapons and the creation of a world state.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781400130115
Publisher:
Tantor Media, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2005
Edition description:
Library - Unabridged CD
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 6.44(h) x 1.02(d)

Meet the Author

H. G. Wells (1866–1946) was a novelist, journalist, sociologist, and historian whose novels The Time Machine, The Island of Dr. Moreau, and The Invisible Man are among the classic works of science fiction.

Shelly Frasier has recorded over fifty audiobooks. She can be heard narrating such classics as Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.

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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