Essays Tagged: "John Wyndham"

A respone paper to the novel "The Day of the Triffids" by John Wyndham.

The Day of the TriffidsThe Day of the Triffids written by John Wyndham is a novel about a catastrophic disaster that takes place on earth. A meteor shower had ... ld see remained. It was up to a man named Bill and others like him to carry on the human existence. John Wyndham deals with some contemporary concerns in The Day of the Triffids. Because of this, this ...

(2 pages) 63 1 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A five page paper on: - Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein", - Philip K. Dicks' "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?" and - John Wyndham's "The Day of the Triffids."

were Mary Shelley's, Frankenstein, and Philip K. Dicks', Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? , and John Wyndham's, The Day of the Triffids. In each of these novels there has been some kind of event f ... n solitude for eternity because of it. Victor is the "Modern Prometheus".The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham was the story about a meteor shower that people could view on earth. As a result of thi ...

(6 pages) 78 0 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This is an oral report on the novel "The Chrysalids" by John Whyndham. There is a plot, setting and character description and an overall critique.

And this year, the worst book of the year goes to ..... The Chrysalids by John Wyndham, for the 10th year in a row! (Look up) Various people have really enjoyed this novel, h ...

(4 pages) 65 0 2.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay Topic : Fear was demonstrated through the words and actions of groups of characters in the chrysalids(a book) by John Wyndham (author).

s which represent authors idea are used in the novel the chrysalids. In the novel the chrysalids by John Wyndham it is evident that fear was demonstrated through the words and actions of groups of cha ... ught-shapes group.It is certainly evident that fear is a major theme in the novel the chrysalids by John Wyndham. Themes like fear are interesting and thrilling enough to entertain. These themes provi ...

(3 pages) 50 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Detailed and comprehensive information about the author, story and book "The Chrysalids."

The Chrysalids is a science fiction story by John Wyndham, a popular twentieth-century British writer. It takes place in the future, many years a ... m by helicopter in the middle of a battle between the people of the Fringes and the men from Waknuk.John Wyndham is the most well-known of the many pseudonyms of the British writer John Wyndham Parkes ... ring the Second World War, he worked in the civil service and then served in the army. In the 1950s John Wyndham took advantage of the gro w i n g popularity of science fiction stories to write a seri ...

(6 pages) 24 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Friendship Essay on "The Chrysalids": Shows the Friends that are in the book and describes them

John Wyndham, the author of "The Chrysalids" is an amazing writer with many topics in mind. One of t ... iendships in the novel incorporated David and Sophie, David and Rosalind, and David and Uncle Axel. John Wyndham has done a great job, in explaining the friendships between these main characters. The ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Chrysalids" by John Wyndham

e an adult, they remain in a protective state not moving or growing. In the novel "The Chrysalids", John Wyndham, the author, rephrases the definition of Chrysalid to describe the future of humanity. ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Chrysalids" by John Wyndham

A society is an organized group of individuals. In the novel, "The Chrysalids", by John Wyndham the Sealand society and Waknuk society are both similar and different in the way they l ... re about themselves; therefore, they use God as an excuse for their persecution of the deviates. In John Wyndham's, The Chrysalids, we have the opportunity to view mankind not in the ideal way as most ... "an abnormality, a departure". David Strorm, the protagonist in the novel The Crysalids written by John Wyndham, lives in a community that scarfs out against all types of deviation abnormalities. The ...

(9 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Chrysalids Essay

Change is an essential part of life. John Wyndham’s, The Chrysalids, proves change may be hard, but it must progress as the title im ...

(3 pages) 20 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Chrysalids

"an abnormality, a departure". David Strorm, the protagonist in the novel The Crysalids written by John Wyndham, lives in a community that scarfs out against all types of deviation abnormalities. ...

(1 pages) 663 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

THE CHRYSALIDS CORE ASSIGNMENT         John Wyndhams science fiction novel, ’The

THE CHRYSALIDS CORE ASSIGNMENT John Wyndhams science fiction novel, 'The Chrysalids' is an enjoyable yet perturbing novel. In my op ... ed,' just because they didn't have a tail. As a result of this discussion it is obvious that John Wyndham has successfully expressed the main theme. The dangers of believing political ideas are ...

(4 pages) 3658 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Chrysalids

07/06/13 Connor Davies The Chrysalids EssayIn his novel, The Chrysalids, John Wyndham argues that in order to evolve, society must accept change. He does this by presenting ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors