H. G. Wells, Visionary Telescopes, and the "Matter of Mars"

Crossley, Robert
January 2004
Philological Quarterly;Winter2004, Vol. 83 Issue 1, p83
Academic Journal
The article reflects on the application of science fiction in English literature, particularly in the classic novels of H. G. Wells such as the "The War of the Worlds." The novel was the first literary piece that features both romance and extraterrestrial anthropology. Wells has been considered as the man who defined the new shape of science fiction before, during, and after the Great War.


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