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The war of the worlds, the time machine, and selected short stories.

Author: H G Wells
Publisher: New York, Platt & Munk [1963]
Series: Great writers collection.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Complete and unabridgedView all editions and formats
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When a Martian spacecraft lands on Woking Common, mankind is terrorized by aliens in tall, armored capsules which stalk the countryside on three legs. The machines wreak havoc on London and the Southern Counties, and survivors are driven underground. Scientist John Nicholson tells how he was plunged into a paralyzing nightmare of stark terror, savage madness and utter destruction.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells
OCLC Number: 363333
Description: 514 pages 21 cm.
Contents: War of the Worlds: Coming of the Martians --
Earth under the Martians --
Time machine --
Selected short stories.
Series Title: Great writers collection.
Other Titles: Time machine.
Responsibility: Special foreword by Kingsley Amis.

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When a Martian spacecraft lands on Woking Common, mankind is terrorized by aliens in tall, armored capsules which stalk the countryside on three legs. The machines wreak havoc on London and the Southern Counties, and survivors are driven underground. Scientist John Nicholson tells how he was plunged into a paralyzing nightmare of stark terror, savage madness and utter destruction.

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