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The time machine

Author: David Maule; H G Wells
Publisher: Harlow : Pearson Education, 2006.
Series: Penguin readers., Level 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The time traveller has built a time machine and has gone into the future to the year 802,701. He expects to find a better world with highly intelligent people and great inventions. Instead, he finds that people have become weak, child-like creatures. They dance and sing and wear flowers. They seem happy, but why are they so frightened of the dark? And who or what has taken his time machine? Will the time traveller  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Maule; H G Wells
ISBN: 1405833491 9781405833493 9781405882347 1405882344 9781405879798 1405879793
OCLC Number: 70157738
Description: ix, 76 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: The time traveller --
The traveller returns --
Forwards in time --
The people of the future --
Life in the future --
Lost in time --
Ghosts --
Morlocks --
Underground --
A place to live --
The green palace --
Fear of fire --
A fight for the time machine --
The death of the world --
Coming home.
Series Title: Penguin readers., Level 4.
Responsibility: H.G. Wells ; retold by David Maule.

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At a dinner party a brilliant inventor unveils his latest invention a time machine. He travels into the future and comes across a world inhabited by two very different and degenerated races of  Read more...

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