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Herbert George Wells was born in Bromley Kent a suburb of London to a lower-middle-class family He attended London University and the Royal College of Science where he studied zoology One of his professors instilled in him a belief in social as well as biological evolution which Wells later cited as the important and influential aspect of his education This is how it all began Maybe without this professor Wells wouldnt be the famous author he is today Most of Wells novels are science fiction and have a great deal of some kind of human society theme or Darwinism in mind It is a theme that is seen in his most famous science fiction writings HG Wells seems to convey a sense of Darwinism and change in the future of society in his major works Wells has been called the father and Shakespeare of science fiction He is best known today for his great work in science fiction novels and short stories He depicted stories of chemical warfare world wars alien visitors and even atomic weapons in a time that most authors or even people for that matter were not thinking of the like His stories opened a door for future science fiction writers who followed the trend that Wells wrote about His most popular science fiction works include The Time Machine The Invisible Man The War of the Worlds and The Island of Doctor Moreau His first novel The Time Machine was an immediate success By the time the First World War had begun his style of writing and novels had made him one of the most controversial and best-selling authors in his time In the story The Time Machine Wells expresses his creativity with images of beauty ugliness and great details In this novel Wells explores what it would be like to travel in this magnificent and beautiful machine The criterion of the prophecy in this case is influenced by the theory of
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