Combining the scientist's analytical view, the historian's sense of destiny, the novelist's vivid feel for everyday life, and the artist's limitless imagination, H.G. Wells crafted impressive fantasiesand the most exciting works of 20th century science fiction. Representing the four of his most unforgettable masterpiece are: The Time Machine, The Island of Dr. Moreau, The War of the Worlds, and The First Men in the Moon.
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
Table of Contents
|The Time Machine||1|
|The Island of Doctor Moreau||73|
|The War of The Worlds||179|
|The First Men in the Moon||321|