The First Men in the Moon

The First Men in the Moon

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When penniless businessman Mr Bedford retreats to the Kent coast to write a play, he meets by chance the brilliant Dr Cavor, an absent-minded scientist on the brink of developing a material that blocks gravity. Cavor soon succeeds in his experiments, only to tell a stunned Bedford the invention makes possible one of the oldest dreams of humanity- a journey to the moon. With Bedford motivated by money, and Cavor by the desire for knowledge, the two embark on the expedition. But neither are prepared for what they find- a world of freezing nights, boiling days and sinister alien life, on which they may be trapped forever.
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin, 2005
ISBN: 9780141441085
0141441089
Branch Call Number: F WEL NVD
Characteristics: xxxvii, 213 p. ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Miéville, China
Parrinder, Patrick

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Imaginative, descriptive, fun, & thought-provoking.

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