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The war of the worlds

By: Wells, H.G.

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Part of the Essential Gothic, SF & Dark Fantasy series
0857754203 / 9780857754202
Paperback
01/08/2013
Stock expected by 26/04/2021
United Kingdom
Classics
20 cm
General (US: Trade)  Learn More
Quiz No: 207147, Points 1.00, Book Level 4.70,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More

Cylinders land on earth and the invaders, from Mars, with their huge, round bodies and tentacles, start to vaporize the people of Earth.

Houses, towns and cities are soon destroyed in a spiral of violence, creating civil panic and mass evacuations before a foul black smoke is released by the aggressive alien force.

But the fightback must begin, and it comes from an unexpected quarter.

H.G. Wells' classic tale of invasion has stirred our imagination for over a hundred years.

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Discover a storehouse of tales gathered specifically for the reader of the fantastic.

Each book features a brand new biography and glossary of Literary, Gothic and Victorian terms.

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FLC Classic science fiction

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