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The outline of history : the whole story of man

Author: H G Wells; Bernard Mayes; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2010.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Having coined the phrase "the war that will end war," H.G. Wells was disillusioned by the World War I peace settlement. Convinced that humanity needed to awaken to the instability of the world order and remember lessons from the past, the author of The time machine, The invisible man, and The war of the Worlds set about writing history. Wells hoped to remind mankind of its common past, provide it with a basis for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells; Bernard Mayes; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ISBN: 9781441796547 1441796541
OCLC Number: 505845448
Notes: Unabridged.
Audio file.
Title from image on Web page (viewed Feb. 10, 2010).
Previously released on compact disc, 1993.
Performer(s): Read by Bernard Mayes.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Responsibility: H.G. Wells.

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Having coined the phrase "the war that will end war," H.G. Wells was disillusioned by the World War I peace settlement. Convinced that humanity needed to awaken to the instability of the world order and remember lessons from the past, the author of The time machine, The invisible man, and The war of the Worlds set about writing history. Wells hoped to remind mankind of its common past, provide it with a basis for international patriotism, and guide it to renounce war.

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