The War of the Worlds

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The War of the Worlds

By H. G. Wells; Mary Ann Evans; Paul Wenzel

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780679810476, 96pp.

Publication Date: August 13, 1991


This year marks the 100th anniversary of the publication of H. G. Wells's famous novel about a Martian invasion. To celebrate, we are reissuing our adaptation of this sci-fi classic with brand-new cover art.  

About the Author
Arthur C. Clarke has long been considered the greatest science fiction writer of all time. Books by Clarke both fiction and nonfiction have sold more than a hundred million copies worldwide. He died in 2008."

Praise For The War of the Worlds

“The creations of Mr. Wells . . . belong unreservedly to an age and degree of scientific knowledge far removed from the present, though I will not say entirely beyond the limits of the possible.” —Jules Verne

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