Study Guide to The Invisible Man and Other Works by H. G. Wells

Study Guide to The Invisible Man and Other Works by H. G. Wells

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Overview

A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for selected works by H. G. Wells, whose science fiction pioneered society's ideas of the future. Titles in this study guide include The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, The War of the Worlds, and Tono-Bungay.

As a chief literary spokesman of the liberal optimism that preceded World War I, Wells took the ideas and fears that haunted the minds of this age and gave them symbolic expression as brilliantly devised fantasy. Moreover, Wells has been called "the father of science fiction," seen through his imaginative visions and prophecies that broke Victorian thought and propriety conventions.This Bright Notes Study Guide explores the context and history of Wells' classic work, helping students to thoroughly explore the reasons they have stood the literary test of time. Each Bright Notes Study Guide contains:

- Introductions to the Author and the Work
- Character Summaries
- Plot Guides
- Section and Chapter Overviews
- Test Essay and Study Q&As

The Bright Notes Study Guide series offers an in-depth tour of more than 275 classic works of literature, exploring characters, critical commentary, historical background, plots, and themes. This set of study guides encourages readers to dig deeper in their understanding by including essay questions and answers as well as topics for further research.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781645422242
Publisher: Dexterity
Publication date: 03/21/2020
Series: Bright Notes
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 210
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.44(d)

About the Author

Intelligent Education is a learning company with a mission to publish accessible resources and digital tools to educate the world. Their mission drives every project, from publishing books to designing software and online courses, film projects, mobile apps, VR/AR learning tools and more. IE builds tools to empower people who love to learn. Intelligent Education offers courses in science, mathematics, the arts, humanities, history and language arts taught by leading university professors from Wake Forest University, Indiana University, Texas A&M University, and other great schools. The learning platform features 3D models and 360 media paired with instructional videos for on-screen and Mixed Reality interaction that increases student engagement and improves retention. The IE team is geographically located across the United States and is a division of Academic Influence. Learn more at http://intelligent.education.

Table of Contents

CONTENTS 1) Introduction to H. G. Wells 2) Textual Analysis: The Time Machine Chapters 1-5 Chapters 6-12 3) Textual Analysis: The Invisible Man Chapters 1-17 Chapters 18-28 4) Textual Analysis: The War of The Worlds Book I: The Coming of The Martians Book II Character Analysis 5) Textual Analysis: Tono-Bungay Book The First Book The Second Book The Third Book The Fourth Character Analysis 6) Criticism 7) Essay Questions and Answers 8) Bibliography

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