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The Island of Dr. Moreau

H. G. Wells

Written by H.G. Wells, the great visionary author, this legendary novel is both timeless and thought provoking. Listeners will thrill to this chilling masterpiece as man boldly takes evolution into his own hands for the first time. Dr. Moreau, a scientist expelled from his homeland for his cruel experiments, continues his transplantations on a small South Pacific island, creating hideous creatures with manlike intelligence. When the island' s human/beasts revolt, the true consequences of his genetic meddling emerge. This stunning novel introduces listeners to the potential perils and gains of scientific discovery. H.G. Wells, author of the science fiction novels The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man, and The Island of Dr. Moreau, remains the standard by which modern fantasy authors are judged.

Written by H.G. Wells, the great visionary author, this legendary novel is both timeless and thought provoking. Listeners will thrill to this chilling masterpiece as man boldly takes evolution into his own hands for the first time. Dr. Moreau, a scientist expelled from his homeland for his cruel experiments, continues his transplantations on a small South Pacific island, creating hideous creatures with manlike intelligence. When the island' s human/beasts revolt, the true consequences of his genetic meddling emerge. This stunning novel introduces listeners to the potential perils and gains of scientific discovery. H.G. Wells, author of the science fiction novels The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man, and The Island of Dr. Moreau, remains the standard by which modern fantasy authors are judged.
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Written by H.G. Wells, the great visionary author, this legendary novel is both timeless and thought provoking. Listeners will thrill to this chilling masterpiece as man boldly takes evolution into his own hands for the first time. Dr. Moreau, a scientist expelled from his homeland for his cruel experiments, continues his transplantations on a small South Pacific island, creating hideous creatures with manlike intelligence. When the island' s human/beasts revolt, the true consequences of his genetic meddling emerge. This stunning novel introduces listeners to the potential perils and gains of scientific discovery. H.G. Wells, author of the science fiction novels The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man, and The Island of Dr. Moreau, remains the standard by which modern fantasy authors are judged.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Simon Prebble

Length:

5h 20m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

03:24


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

07:57


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:12


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

12:41


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:55


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:31


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

11:46


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:56


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:12


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

23:11


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

09:04


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

12:55


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

20:12


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

11:36


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

28:59


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

12:30


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

29:39


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

12:04


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:20


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

18:11


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

12:05


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

28:17


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

08:10


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:53