The Critical Response to H.G. Wells

Synopsis

H. G. Wells is best know as the author of enduring classics of science fiction, such as The Invisible Man and The War of the Worlds. His tale of space flight, The First Men in the Moon, was written at the turn of the century and anticipated modern space travel. He was also the author of The Outline of World History, an ambitious chronicle of the world from antiquity to the beginning of the 20th century. Through essays and reviews, this book records his critical reception.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • H. G. Wells
  • Bernard Bergonzi
  • St. John Loe Strachey
  • Allan Chavkin
  • John R. Reed
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1995