H.G. Wells’ War of the Worlds

This week in the SF History series on the Kirkus Reviews blog, I look at the history behind H.G.’s fantastic novel, The War of the Worlds, and the political tone in England that helped to inspire it.

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  1. Thanks for this post. I only recently finished reading “The War of the Worlds” myself. I’ve been catching up on H. G. Wells’ work as before that I read “The Invisible Man” and “The Time Machine.” All extraordinary work. These are books that make you think and touch on the heartstrings in ways that many modern books do not. As you say, Wells “looked inward and reflected.”

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