The War of the Worlds (Dover Children's Thrift Classics) (Abridged / Paperback)

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When four Martian spaceships land in England, masses of people flee the cities, driven by an overwhelming fear of the alien creatures with their devastating weapons of death and destruction. Excellently adapted by Bob Blaisdell for youngsters, this easy-to-read version of the 19th-century, science-fiction classic is enhanced with 6 original illustrations by John Green. Abridged.

About the Author

A pioneer of science fiction, H. G. Wells (1866-1946) wrote thrilling adventures about time travel, space exploration, alien invasion, and scientific experiments gone awry. His tales of obsession, revelation, and discovery remain compellingly readable and relevant.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780486405520
ISBN-10: 0486405524
Abridged: Yes
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: December 31st, 1998
Pages: 80
Language: English
Series: Dover Children's Thrift Classics