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The Time Machine...

While walking through town the other day, passing all the familiar shops and public houses, I noticed a blue plaque on the wall outside The Old Drum. 393 more words

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Pathology of Jewish Destruction

Though the grand cities of Berlin and Dresden are much dissimilar in form and presence; Berlin a thriving industrial capital while Dresden is renowned as Germany’s city for culture both represent a pinnacle in European achievement and share a unique history of barbaric and sadistic destruction. 2,761 more words

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The Best H. G. Wells Novels

10 classic books written by the master of science fiction, H. G. Wells

H. G. Wells (1866-1946) wrote dozens of books over the course of his literary career, a career which spanned over half a century. 976 more words

Literature

The Best Modern Comic Stories of John Carter's Mars

Though often treated as a hokey anachronism of earlier literature, John Carter is a character that has helped to define modern science fiction.  In terms of inspiration he was little different from many of the earlier science stories, in that his inspiration was that of Mars, a place which many thought was inhabited up until the early 20th century, thanks in part to Percival Lowell semi-scientific theories about the the supposed Martian canals.   1,052 more words

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The War of the Worlds

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I am not a number

Personal observations on George Orwell  1903 – 1950

One only has to watch the television news to see images, which cannot help but remind you of the George Orwell book 1984. 1,158 more words

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