The Shape of Things to Come (Penguin Classics)

The Shape of Things to Come (Penguin Classics)

H. G. Wells


whilst Dr Philip Raven, an highbrow operating for the League of countries, dies in 1930 he leaves in the back of a robust legacy - an unpublished 'dream book'. encouraged by way of visions he has skilled for a few years, it seems that to be a booklet written some distance into the long run: a historical past of humanity from the date of his loss of life as much as 2105. the form of items to return offers this 'history of the future', an account that used to be in many ways remarkably prescient - predicting climatic catastrophe and sweeping cultural adjustments, together with a moment global struggle, the increase of chemical battle, and political instabilities within the center East.

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