The War of the Worlds

Tor Classics

H.G. Wells

Aerie

0812505158

9780812505153

Mass Market Paperbound

224 Pages

$4.99

CAD5.99

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This edition of War of the Worlds includes a Introduction, Biographical Note, and Afterword by James Gunn.

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CHAPTER 1
The Eve of the War
 
 
No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligence greater than man's and yet as mortal as his own; that as men busied themselves about their various concerns they were scrutinized and studied, perhaps almost as narrowly as a man with a microscope might scrutinize the transient creatures that swarm and multiply in a drop of water. With infinite complacency men went to and fro over this globe about their little affairs, serene in their assurance of their
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