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Herbert Wells

Herbert George Wells is an English author born in Kent, best known for his Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical novels. To support a modest teaching salary Wells began to write short stories, articles and books. His best known works include The Time Machine (1895), The Invisible Man (1897) andThe War of the Worlds (1898). Heralded as a "father of Science Fiction", he was nominated for the Nobel Literature Prize four times, and the film rendition of The War of the Worlds went on to win the Hugo award for Best Dramatic Presentation.
years of life: 21 September 1866 13 August 1946

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Морти Вайhas quoted2 years ago
Strength is the out­come of need; se­cur­ity sets a premium on feeble­ness.
Sika Hahas quoted2 years ago
I think that at that time none of us quite be­lieved in the Time Machine. The fact is, the Time Trav­el­ler was one of those men who are too clever to be be­lieved: you never felt that you saw all round him; you al­ways sus­pec­ted some subtle re­serve, some in­genu­ity in am­bush, be­hind his lu­cid frank­ness. Had Filby shown the model and ex­plained the mat­ter in the Time Trav­el­ler’s words, we should have shown him far less scep­ti­cism. For we should have per­ceived his motives; a pork
Roman Latyshevhas quotedlast year
So that it was the Psy­cho­lo­gist him­self who sent forth the model Time Machine on its in­ter­min­able voy­age.

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    The Time Machine
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