Edison's Conquest of Mars

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Wildside Press, Sep 1, 2006 - Fiction - 168 pages
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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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User Review  - BruceCoulson - LibraryThing

A historical curiousity, that ought to be read on that basis. It was influential in the genre, even more so when you consider that a young Robert Goddard was inspired by both War of the Worlds and its ... Read full review

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User Review  - sf_addict - LibraryThing

Despite the subtitle 'the sequel to H. G. Wells's War of the Worlds' the two novels couldn't be more different! While Wells's martians were mere round bodies with no arms or legs-quite repulsive ... Read full review

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