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The Happy Turning

(1945)
A non fiction book by

 
 
The Conquest of Time: Time is the one thing that governs our very being - whether young or old, at the end of our days or just starting out in life, time is a fixed quantity. Measurable and exact, it orders our days and instructs our activity with a rigid and monotonous regularity. But what if time were to become fluid? If the hands on the sundial could be altered to speed on to the next day, or to revert to our yesterdays? Wouldn't this have immeasurable implications on every aspect of our lives? And if time becomes transient, the concept of death must surely take on a very different flavour.



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August 2001 : UK Hardback

Title: The Happy Turning
Author(s): H G Wells
ISBN: 0-7551-0403-X / 978-0-7551-0403-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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