The war in the air

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'The War in the Air' is a science fiction novel written by H. G. Wells, first published in 1908. As with many of Wells' works, it contains prophetic ideas about the future, in this case the profuse use of aircraft on the battlefield and the imminent world war. An entertaining and thought-provoking tale, 'The War in the Air' is not to be missed by lovers of classic science fiction. Contents include: 'The Dream', 'The Wear And Tear Of Episcopacy', 'Insomnia', 'The Sympathy Of Lady Sunderbund', 'Chapter The Fifth', 'Chapter The Sixth', 'Exegetical', 'The Second Vision', 'The New World', and 'The Third Vision'. Includes a specially commissioned new biography of the author.
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