Edison's Conquest of Mars

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Wildside Press LLC, Sep 1, 2006 - Fiction - 168 pages
8 Reviews
Garrett P. Serviss's early science fiction novel, Edison's Conquest of Mars, was first published in 1898. It concerns Edison's attempts to stave off a Martian attack on Earth -- with his own invasion of Mars! A Wildside Science Fiction Classic.
  

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Review: Edison's Conquest of Mars: The Original 1898 Sequel to The War of the Worlds

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A fan-fic sequel to HG Wells' War of the Worlds and not as good as the original. Following the failure of the Martian invasion in War of the Worlds, American scientist Thomas Edison devises a ... Read full review

Review: Edison's Conquest of Mars: The Original 1898 Sequel to The War of the Worlds

User Review  - Bill - Goodreads

Here's a real oddity: a knock-off of HG Wells' WAR OF THE WORLDS, published in America in 1898, featuring Thomas Edison as the main character (with his permission, no less). Some basic sf tropes and themes are introduced in the book, but it really hasn't aged well. Read full review

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Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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Section 4
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Section 5
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Section 6
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Section 7
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Section 8
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Section 10
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Section 11
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Section 12
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Section 13
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Section 14
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Section 15
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Section 16
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Section 17
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Section 9
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Section 18
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