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Graham, an 1890s radical pamphleteer who is eagerly awaiting the twentieth century and all the advances it will bring, is stricken with insomnia. Finally resorting to medication, he instantly falls into a deep sleep that lasts two hundred years. Upon waking in the twenty-second century to a strange and nightmarish place, he slowly discovers he is master of the world, revered by an adoring populace who consider him their leader. Terrified, he escapes from his chamber seeking solace—only to realize that not everyone adores him, some even wish to harm him.

About the Author

Orson Scott Card has written many science fiction novels, including Xenocide and Children of the Mind. He is the only author ever to win the Hugo and Nebula awards for best novel two years in a row.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307432872
Publisher:
Modern Library
Subject:
Fiction : General
Introduction:
Card, Orson Scott
Author:
Wells, H. G.
Author:
Herbert George Wells
Author:
Wells, Herbert George
Subject:
Fiction : Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Fiction : Classics
Subject:
Twenty-first century
Subject:
Time travel
Subject:
General
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Technological innovations
Subject:
London
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Dystopias
Subject:
London (england)
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20031014
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
274

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