The War of the Worlds

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B. Tauchnitz, 1898 - FICTION - 288 pages
H.G. Wells's hugely influential book tracks the exploits of a writer who struggles to survive an alien invasion of Victorian England. After seeing the monstrous Martians firsthand, the narrator attempts to evade their destructive mechanized vehicles and must stay on the run to avoid detection. As he meets other desperate humans, he becomes increasingly pessimistic about any chance of survival. The novel stands as a major milestone in science-fiction literature, inspiring legions of subsequent writers and an endless array of hostile-alien scenarios.

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I don't know why people are saying bad things and giving bad reviews, but I personally think It was a great book. I was captivated the whole time through and thoroughly enjoyed it. There was extremely vivid descriptions and storytelling that made you feel like you were there yourself! I would recommend this book to anyone who likes a good read. 

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