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The day of the triffids

John Wyndham

The day of the triffids

by John Wyndham

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Published by Fawcett in Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Wyndham [pseud.]
    SeriesA Fawcett Crest book
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. ;
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14469526M
    OCLC/WorldCa2762622

    About The Day of the Triffids. In John Wyndham published his novel The Day of the Triffids to moderate acclaim. Fifty-two years later, this horrifying story is a science fiction classic, touted by The Times (London) as having “all the reality of a vividly realized nightmare.” Bill Masen, bandages over his wounded eyes, misses the most spectacular meteorite shower England has . Get this from a library! The day of the triffids. [John Wyndham] -- The triffids are gigantic plant marauders that afflict the earth when the majority of the people are blinded by a celestial calamity.

    ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $ The Day of the Triffids is a British television series which was first aired by the BBC in An adaptation by Douglas Livingstone of the novel by John Wyndham, the six half-hour episodes were produced by David Maloney and directed by Ken Hannam, with original music by Christopher al network: BBC One.   Created by Richard Mewis. With Dougray Scott, Joely Richardson, Eddie Izzard, Brian Cox. With most of the world blinded and the dangerous carnivorous Triffids set loose, it falls upon a band of scattered survivors to fight this plant invasion and the madness following/10(K).

    1. Some critics of The Day of the Triffids believe the novel is devoid of ideas and was written merely to please a destruction-hungry audience. However, there are many instances in the novel where morale, literature, and law and order are discussed and debated. Do you think this is a technique to simply further the action of the story or was Wyndham inserting political views?   Get This Book Before there was Little Shop of Horrors, there was The Day of the Triffids. Giant, mobile, poisonous, and hungry plants stalk through John Wyndham’s novel feasting on the human race, which, unfortunately, has gone collectively blind. The Day of the Triffids is a British science fiction film in CinemaScope and Eastmancolor, produced by George Pitcher and Philip Yordan, and directed by Steve stars Howard Keel and Nicole Maurey, and is loosely based on the novel of the same name by John film was released in the U.K. by the Rank Organisation and in the U.S. by Music by: Ron Goodwin, Johnny Douglas.


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