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Ahead of it's Time Machine

Advantages: Intelligently written, very good storyline, interesting vision of the future
Disadvantages: Heavy-going read, very complex, brief ending

..."There is no difference between Time and any of the three dimensions of Space except that our consciousness moves along it," claims the Time Traveller ('for so it will be convenient to speak of him'). And so on the basis of this theory begins a classic ...

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Review of The Time Machine - H. G. Wells

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Hurled Headlong Into Futurity

Advantages: Persuasive and enormously influential science-fiction.
Disadvantages: Perhaps too abstract for readers of the realist novel.

...First published in 1895, 'The Time Machine' is the first in H. G. Wells' impressively consistent bibliography, followed a year later by the equally (or perhaps more) famous 'War of the Worlds.' Time-travelling DeLorians and all Star Trek episodes where th ...

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I don't have time.

Advantages: A concise classic you can read in an afternoon.
Disadvantages: Perhaps should have been longer, more time periods etc.

...Overview Victorian scientist invents time machine, goes 200,000 years into the future, has some adventures, comes back tells friends about it. Simple as that. Considering how complicated some modern tales of time travel get, the original does it with sim ...

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The Time Machine - Eloi & Morlocks

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‘Upon that machine,’ said the Time Traveller, holding the lamp aloft, ‘I intend to explore time. Is that plain? I was never more serious in my life.’ None of us quite knew how to take it. I suggest taking The Time Machine as the Granddaddy of all time tr ...

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ELOI OR MORLOCK ?

Advantages: A page turner, you will read again.
Disadvantages: Way too short.

The Time Machine. Author - H.G.Wells. (1866 - 1946) Dismiss the original 1960s film from your mind because there are notable differences in the book. In fact ignore completely the 2002 film which was so removed from the spirit of the book that W ...

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