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Although his second marriage was lasting and produced two sons, Wells was an unabashed advocate of free as opposed to “indiscriminate” love. Wells arrived in Woking in May This page was last updated: Wells Universal history books.
Comics Magazines Novels Publishers Short stories. Retrieved 5 March As a child I A defining incident of young Wells’s life was an accident in that left him bedridden with a broken leg. The Mongols ; Ch.
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