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The war of the worlds

Author: H G Wells; Patrick Parrinder
Publisher: New York, NY, USA : Penguin Books, 2005.
Series: Penguin classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st piblished 1898View all editions and formats
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The night after a shooting star is seen streaking through the sky from Mars, a cylinder is discovered on Horsell Common in London. At first, naive locals approach the cylinder armed just with a white  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells; Patrick Parrinder
ISBN: 9780141441030 0141441038
OCLC Number: 780961770
Notes: Originally published in 1898.
Description: xxxvi 199 pages : map ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics
Responsibility: H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by Brian Aldiss and notes by Andy Sawyer.
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"The creations of Mr. Wells . . . belong unreservedly to an age and degree of scientific knowledge far removed from the present, though I will not say entirely beyond the limits of the possible." Read more...

 
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