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The war of the worlds

Author: H G Wells
Publisher: New York : Tom Doherty Associates, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : 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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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells
ISBN: 0812505158 9780812505153 0812557549 9780812557541
OCLC Number: 32566304
Notes: "A TOR book."
Description: 204 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Bk. 1. The coming of the Martians --
bk. 2. The Earth under the Martians.
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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