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The Resource Shadows of the future: H.G. Wells, science fiction and prophecy

Shadows of the future: H.G. Wells, science fiction and prophecy

Label
Shadows of the future: H.G. Wells, science fiction and prophecy
Title
Shadows of the future: H.G. Wells, science fiction and prophecy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parrinder, Patrick
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction, English
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Wells, H. G.
Label
Shadows of the future: H.G. Wells, science fiction and prophecy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Science Fiction and the 'Shape of Things to Come' -- 2. The Broken Tripod and the Impatient Imagination -- 3. Possibilities of Space and Time (The Time Machine) -- 4. A Sense of Dethronement (The Time Machine and The Island of Doctor Moreau) -- 5. The Fall of Empires -- 6. New Worlds for Old: The Prophet at Large -- 7. Utopia and Meta-Utopia -- 8. The Future as Anti-Utopia: Wells, Zamyatin and Orwell -- 9. From Prophecy to Parody: Science Fiction and the Scientific Enlightenment
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 170 pages
Isbn
9780853234494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Shadows of the future: H.G. Wells, science fiction and prophecy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Science Fiction and the 'Shape of Things to Come' -- 2. The Broken Tripod and the Impatient Imagination -- 3. Possibilities of Space and Time (The Time Machine) -- 4. A Sense of Dethronement (The Time Machine and The Island of Doctor Moreau) -- 5. The Fall of Empires -- 6. New Worlds for Old: The Prophet at Large -- 7. Utopia and Meta-Utopia -- 8. The Future as Anti-Utopia: Wells, Zamyatin and Orwell -- 9. From Prophecy to Parody: Science Fiction and the Scientific Enlightenment
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 170 pages
Isbn
9780853234494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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