The Time Machine & The Sleeper Awakes: Two Sci-Fi Classics by the Father of Science Fiction and the Renowned Author of War of the Worlds, The Island of Doctor Moreau & The Invisible Man

The Time Machine & The Sleeper Awakes: Two Sci-Fi Classics by the Father of Science Fiction and the Renowned Author of War of the Worlds, The Island of Doctor Moreau & The Invisible Man

by H. G. Wells

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Overview

This eBook edition of "The Time Machine & The Sleeper Awakes" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. "Time Machine" is a dystopian story of time traveller who witnesses the degradation of human race in future where society has been split into two class factions. But will he ever return to tell his tale…. "When The Sleeper Awakes" is a dystopian science fiction novel about a man who sleeps for two hundred and three years, waking up in a completely transformed London, where, because of compound interest on his bank accounts, he has become the richest man in the world. The main character awakes to see his dreams realized, and the future revealed to him in all its horrors and malformities. H. G. Wells (1866–1946) was an English writer who was prolific in many genres, including the novel, history, politics, social commentary, and textbooks and rules for war games. Wells is now best remembered for his science fiction novels and is called a "father of science fiction", along with Jules Verne and Hugo Gernsback.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9788027224920
Publisher: Musaicum Books
Publication date: 10/16/2017
Sold by: Bookwire
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 295
File size: 921 KB

About the Author

H.G. Wells (1866-1946) published his first novel, The Time Machine, to critical and popular acclaim in 1895. Socially progressive and visionary in intellect, he became one of the most prolific writers of his generation. Through books like The Invisible Man and War of the Worlds, he explored a wide variety of social, philosophical, and political ideas through the medium of what we now call science fiction.

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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