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Seeds of Time

John Wyndham


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ISBN: 9780241972168
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In Chronoclasm a man is pursued by his own future. We meet a robot with an overactive compassion circuit. And what happens when the citizens of the future turn the past into a giant theme park?
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  • Paperback
    $22.42
ISBN: 9780241972168
ANNOTATION:
In Chronoclasm a man is pursued by his own future. We meet a robot with an overactive compassion circuit. And what happens when the citizens of the future turn the past into a giant theme park?

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In Chronoclasm a man is pursued by his own future. We meet a robot with an overactive compassion circuit. And what happens when the citizens of the future turn the past into a giant theme park?

Publisher Description

In this thrilling collection of stories, John Wyndham, author of the acclaimed classics The Day of the Triffids and The Midwich Cuckoos, conducts ten experiments along the theme of 'I wonder what might happen if . . .' There's the story of the meteor, which holds much more than meets the eye. In 'Chronoclasm' a man is pursued by his own future. We meet a robot with an overactive compassion circuit. And what happens when the citizens of the future turn the past into a giant theme park? Ten wonderful stories by one of the greatest imaginations ever to dream of what might be . . . 'One of the few authors whose compulsive readability is a compliment to the intelligence.' Spectator

Author Biography

John Wyndham was born in 1903 in the Midlands. After leaving school, he tried his hand at several careers, including farming, law and advertising, before starting to write stories in 1925. During the war he worked as a censor in the Ministry of Information and afterwards served in the Army. The Day of The Triffids was published in 1951, and was followed by many other famous works of science fiction, including The Kraken Wakes, The Chrysalids and The Midwich Cuckoos. Wyndham died in 1969.

Product Details

Author
John Wyndham
Pages
224
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Language
English
Year
2014
ISBN-10
0241972167
ISBN-13
9780241972168
Format
Paperback
Publication Date
2014-09-04
Country of Publication
United Kingdom