The Time Machine Author:HG Wells The famous novel of one man's defiant gamble with the unknown. The science-fiction masterpiece that heralded the coming of the flower children! — When the Time Iraveller first stepped out of his astounding machine, he was in the year 802,700 - and everything had changed... — Earth was ruled by a gentle race of slender creatures who dwelt communall... more »y in perfect happiness. Their tranquil days were spent at play or at love, and the greatest gift they could bestow was a garland of flowers.
The Time Traveller thought he could study these graceful humans and then return to his own age, until he discovered that his invention, his only avenue of escape, had been stolen!
It was then that he found the grotesque mutants who inhabited the caverns below the surface of the planet - fierce savages who worshipped only cruel strength and the taste of human flesh...« less