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The protagonist, Edward Prendick, finds himself shipwrecked in the ocean. After being rescued by a ship, he is told they are bound for an unnamed island where Prendick learns of Dr. Moreau, a cold and precise man who conducts research on the island.When the novel was written in the late 19th century (1896), European society was absorbed with concerns about degeneration, and Britain's scientific community was engulfed by debates on animal vivisection.Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Island_of_Dr._MoreauYou may find these other books by H. G. Wells of interest (published by Cricket House Books): The War of the Worlds, ISBN 1452818983; The Time Machine, ISBN 1452818282; and The Invisible Man, ISBN 1451599749.

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ISBN:
9781122774680
Publisher:
Createspace
Subject:
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H. g. Wells:
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Wells, H. G.
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Wells, Cricket House Books H. G.
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Books, Cricket House
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Publication Date:
20100426
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
152

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