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The war of the worlds

Author: H G Wells
Publisher: Cutchogue, N.Y. : Buccaneer Books, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView 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
Science fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells
ISBN: 0899663761 9780899663760
OCLC Number: 10356581
Description: 189 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: H.G. Wells.

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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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