[LMB] OT: The Time Machine

Louann Miller domelouann at gmail.com
Sat Sep 26 16:40:15 BST 2020


Was 'The Time Machine' the first time travel story ever written?


On Sat, Sep 26, 2020 at 9:27 AM Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:

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> > On Sep 26, 2020, at 7:48 AM, WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:
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> > I started thinking about the HGW time machine and how the story never
> mentions the grandfather paradox. In fact, it never hints that time might
> be mutable. The time traveler never goes back in time past when the machine
> was constructed and never tries to change anything that he witnessed.
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> That wasn’t the goal of that novel.
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