The war of the worlds

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When hostile Martians land on Earth, mankind must fight back—or be destroyed—in this science fiction masterpiece At the turn of the twentieth century, few would believe that mankind is being watched from above. But millions of miles from Earth, the lords of the Red Planet prepare their armies for invasion, waiting for the moment to strike. When they land in the English countryside, baffled humans approach, waving white flags, and the Martians burn them to a crisp. The war has begun, and mankind doesn’t stand a chance. As Martian armies roll across England, one man fights to keep his family safe, risking his life—and his sanity—on the front lines of the greatest war in galactic history.   H. G. Wells’s groundbreaking novel, adapted to radio and film, among other mediums, by visionary artists from Orson Welles to Steven Spielberg, remains one of the most chilling, unforgettable works of science fiction ever written.   This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.  
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title_display The war of the worlds
title_full The War of the Worlds, The War of the Worlds [eBook] Wells, H. G., The War of the Worlds [electronic resource] Wells, H. G., The war of the worlds / H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by Brian Aldiss and notes by Andy Sawyer, The war of the worlds [electronic resource] / H. G. Wells, The war of the worlds [electronic resource] / H.G. Wells, The war of the worlds [electronic resource] Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946., War of the Worlds [electronic resource] Wells, H. G.
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