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The Spoken Word: H. G. Wells

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This CD makes available for the first time all the surviving BBC radio broadcasts of H.G. Wells. The earliest dates from 1931, by which time Wells was already in his sixties and a renowned public figure, recognised not only for his science fiction, but also his far sighted commentary on social and political affairs. Like his contemporary Bernard Shaw, Wells was invited regularly into the radio studio to air his views on a wide range of issues.

Table of Contents

Track listing:

1. Russia in the melting pot

2. Modern Conditions

3. Talk on communications

4. Whither Britain?

5. On diabetics

6. I knew a man

7. As I see it

8. The Future of Europe. Speech at Foyle's Literary Luncheon

9. The World goes by

10. Reshaping Man's Heritage

11. Science and the citizen

Product Details

ISBN:
9780712305327
Author:
Wells, H. G. (nrt)
Publisher:
British Library
Author:
British Library
Author:
Wells, H. G.
Author:
The British Library
Author:
British Library, The
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
One CD with booklet
Series:
British Library - British Library Sound Archive
Publication Date:
20090931
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Language:
English
Dimensions:
4.80x5.50x.40 in. .25 lbs.
Media Run Time:
076

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