The World Set Free

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The World Set Free

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The book is based on a prediction of a more destructive and uncontrollable sort of weapon than the world has yet seen.

A frequent theme of Wells's work, as in his 1901 nonfiction book Anticipations, was the history of humans' mastery of power and energy through technological advance, seen as a determinant of human progress. The novel begins: "The history of mankind is the history of the attainment of external power. Man is the tool-using, fire-making animal. . . . Always down a lengthening record, save for a set-back ever and again, he is doing more

Title:The World Set FreeFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:August 2, 2019Publisher:Bauer BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8834164296

ISBN - 13:9788834164297

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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