A Dream Of Armageddon

A two part BBC 7 commission read by Robert Bathurst.

H G Wells' story, a dark vision of the future, tells of a mild-mannered 19th Century clerk who dreams of becoming a world leader in an apocalyptic future.

But is it just a dream?

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A two part BBC 7 commission read by Robert Bathurst.

H G Wells' story, a dark vision of the future, tells of a mild-mannered 19th Century clerk who dreams of becoming a world leader in an apocalyptic future.

But is it just a dream?

HG Wells creates a disturbing vision of the future with a powerful anti-war message.

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The anti-war story hero escapes with his wife to shield her from the horrors of battle.

The anti-war story hero escapes with his wife to try and shield her from the horrors of battle.

Read by Robert Bathurst.

War is declared and the hero of HG Wells' anti-war story escapes with his wife.

War is declared and the hero of HG Wells' anti-war story escapes with his wife in an attempt to shield her from the horrors.