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The War of the Worlds

 Author: H. G. Wells  Category: Science Fiction  Published: January 1, 1897  Language: English  File Size: 2.3 MB  Tags: AliensClassicsFantasyFictionHorrorLiteraturenovelScience fiction |  Download PDF

The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells, has a theme of Religion, its presence and absence, and the notion of a higher power. It deals with the in/ability to retain faith in the wake of devastation and catastrophe.

It is about a fictional invasion of Southern England by Martians. The military is powerless against the Martians’ superior weapons, and many people die. The Martians are eventually killed by bacterial infection.