"The Chrysalids" by John Wyndham was first published in 1955 .
John Wyndham's book "The Chrysalids" was first published in 1955 .
people fear and hate those who are differant.
The author of the book Chrysalids is John Wyndham. It's a science fiction novel published in 1955. The title in the United States is different, it's Re-Birth.
Maturity, Racism, Evolution, That about sums it up. Alternate answer: Personally I'd say that it has a number of universal themes the main one being Darwins ascertion that evolution is the triumph of the fittest. Religious intolerance, bigotry (I don't remember any discrimination based on race), the rights of the indiviual as opposed to society and a warning about the possible consequence of nuclear war are all themes in the novel. And there may well be other themes that I haven't even touched upon.
John Wyndham wrote "The Day of the Triffids". His real name was Lucas Benyon Harris, and he wrote mainly science fiction books. Other example of a book is The Chrysalids.
Wyndham Knatchbull-Wyndham died in 1763.
Wyndham Knatchbull-Wyndham was born in 1737.
The link between the word and the book is symbolic. The idea is that David and his telepathic friends are growing and transforming into something better than the normal people that they have been.
The motto of Wyndham College is 'The Wyndham Way'.
Wyndham Martin's birth name is Martyn, Wyndham.
John Wyndham has written: 'Amazing Stories, December 1960 (Volume 34, No. 12)' 'The Ultimate Freedom' 'Trouble with Lichen' -- subject(s): OverDrive, Fiction, Science Fiction 'The best of John Wyndham, 1932-1949' 'The John Wyndham omnibus' -- subject(s): English Science fiction 'Jizzle' -- subject(s): English Science fiction, English Short stories 'Wyndham' 'De Triffids komen' 'Jizzle [by] John Wyndham' 'Day of the Triffids (Modern Library 20th Century Rediscovery)' 'The best of John Wyndham, 1951-1960' 'The Day of the Triffids' 'The kraken wakes [by] John Wyndham' 'A Sense of Wonder' 'The secret people' -- subject(s): Fiction in English 'The man from beyond, and other stories' -- subject(s): English Science fiction, English Short stories, Science fiction, English, Short stories, English 'Trouble With Lichens' 'The Revolt of the Triffids' 'El Dia de Los Trifidos' 'The chryslids' 'The Chrysalids [by] John Wyndham' 'Consider Her Ways and Others' -- subject(s): English Science fiction, Science fiction, English 'The best of John Wyndham' 'The Chrysalids' -- subject(s): Fiction, Science Fiction, Post-Apocolyptic Life, Mutation (Biology), Telepathy 'The Outward Urge' -- subject(s): English Science fiction, Fiction in English, Short Stories