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New PDF release: A Victorian Science Fiction Reader: Tales from the Gaslight

ISBN-10: 1477498524

ISBN-13: 9781477498521

Early technology fiction. Will terrorists get their fingers on a weapon of mass destruction? Is there lifestyles on Mars? Does punishing criminals do any reliable? If shall we trip into the longer term, what may we see? Is marriage passé? Will people be supplanted by means of machines? Will the United States cave in? may solar power from the Sahara wasteland develop into a tremendous energy resource? Can there be anyplace for euthanasia in a civilized society? some of these questions have been raised within the Victorian age and are addressed during this quantity.
Authors represented: Edwin Abbott Abbott, supply Allen, John Jacob Astor IV, Edward Bellamy, Samuel Butler, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, Frances energy Cobbe, Alexander Craig, Robert Cromie, Kenneth Folingsby, Percy Greg, George Griffith, W. D. Howells, Richard Jefferies, John Uri Lloyd, Richard A. Locke, John Ames Mitchell, William Morris, Fitz-James O'Brien, Edgar Allan Poe, M.P. Shiel, Anthony Trollope, H.G. Wells

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