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War of the worlds

Author: Howard KochJohn De LancieSusan Albert LoewenbergMeagan FayJerry HardinAll authors
Publisher: [Venice, Calif.] : L.A. Theatre Works, 2007.
Series: Audio theatre series.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Join actors from Star Trek and Star Trek: The Next Generation as they recreate this classic radio thriller. The breathless pace and convincing details make it clear while the 1938 broadcast of an "eyewitness report" of an invasion from Mars caused a nationwide panic in 1938. Originally performed by Orson Welles and his Mercury Theatre of the Air, "War of the world's" is truly the mother of all space invasions,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction plays
Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Audio adaptations
Drama
Named Person: H G Wells
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Koch; John De Lancie; Susan Albert Loewenberg; Meagan Fay; Jerry Hardin; Gates McFadden; Leonard Nimoy; Dwight Schultz; Armin Shimerman; Brent Spiner; Tom Virtue; Wil Wheaton; H G Wells; L.A. Theatre Works.
ISBN: 9781580812443 1580812449
OCLC Number: 144809722
Notes: Unabridged.
Audio file.
Title from image of audio cassette container on Web page (viewed June 21, 2007).
Previously released on audio cassette, 1994.
Cast: Meagan Fay, Jerry Hardin, Gates McFadden, Leonard Nimoy, Dwight Schultz, Armin Shimerman, Brent Spiner, Tom Virtue and Wil Wheaton.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (1 hr., 3 min.))
Series Title: Audio theatre series.
Responsibility: adapted by Howard Koch from the novel by H.G. Wells ; directed by John de Lancie ; producer, Susan Albert Loewenberg.

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Join actors from Star Trek and Star Trek: The Next Generation as they recreate this classic radio thriller. The breathless pace and convincing details make it clear while the 1938 broadcast of an "eyewitness report" of an invasion from Mars caused a nationwide panic in 1938. Originally performed by Orson Welles and his Mercury Theatre of the Air, "War of the world's" is truly the mother of all space invasions, offering a rare combination of chills, thrills and great literature.

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