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The Food of the Gods and How It Came to Earth - H.G. Wells
The Food of the Gods and How It Came to Earth
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In the middle years of the nineteenth century there first became abundant in this strange world of ours a class of men, men tending for the most part to become elderly, who are called, and who are very properly called, but who dislike extremely to be called-"Scientists." They dislike that word so... show more
In the middle years of the nineteenth century there first became abundant in this strange world of ours a class of men, men tending for the most part to become elderly, who are called, and who are very properly called, but who dislike extremely to be called-"Scientists." They dislike that word so much that from the columns of Nature, which was from the first their distinctive and characteristic paper, it is as carefully excluded as if it were-that other word which is the basis of all really bad language in this country. But the Great Public and its Press know better, and "Scientists" they are, and when they emerge to any sort of publicity, "distinguished scientists" and "eminent scientists" and "well-known scientists" is the very least we call them.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781421888415 (1421888416)
Publisher: 1st World Publishing
Pages no: 332
Edition language: English
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this is the second one of his books that I've read this year, because I decided to give his books another chance,tried to read a few of his books before and just couldn't get into them at all,did even like the movies they made from them not the new ones or the original black and white which I love t...
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4.0 The Food Of The Gods
In The Food of the Gods and How It Came to Earth, two scientists (Redwood & Bensington) discover a ‘food’ which causes any creature that eats it to expand to gigantic proportions. Things go wrong at their experimental farm due to the incompetence of the couple charged with managing it. Exposed to th...
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