Join Listal here 
Existing members 
Login here 
Join Listal to create lists, share images, get recommendations and much more

The War of the Worlds

The War of the Worlds
7.7 Rating
(71 ratings)

Your Rating:



Buy at Amazon

Written by


Lists

63 votes
1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die Pt. 1 (165 items)
list by chuckmuck
Published 6 years ago 6 comments
61 votes
Listal's Favorite Books (The Results) (340 items)
list by Mr. Saturn
Published 6 months, 2 weeks ago 57 comments
15 votes
The BBCs Big Read (200 items)
list by tartan_skirt
Published 7 years, 2 months ago
9 votes
Books I Want To Read (106 items)
list by Hootsaidtheowl
Published 1 month, 1 week ago 1 comment
7 votes
...and I feel fine! (546 items)
list by Artemis Panthar
Published 5 years, 4 months ago

View all The War of the Worlds lists (12 more)

Reviews

Review

3 years, 3 months ago at May 24 19:57
Il racconto, tralasciando la fervida fantasia di Wells e la sua incontestabile abilità nel creare un'atmosfera che dalla supponente derisione muta radicalmente (andando a formare cupi scenari post-apocalittici), si scinde in due teorie dell'autore, apparentemente in contrasto l'una con l'altra: da quella "divina", che afferma la superiorità dell'uomo e il suo diritto acquisito alla vita sulla Te... read more
View all The War of the Worlds reviews
Website: Amazon
Manufacturer: Penguin Classics
Release date: 4 May 2005
ISBN-10 : 0141441038 | ISBN-13: 9780141441030
Sci-fi (5), Invasion (5), Aliens (5), War (4), Fiction (3), Science Fiction (3), Classic (3), Mars (3), Library (2), G (2), 1001 Books TBR (2), 1898 (2), Horror (2), Book Of A Film (2), Thriller (2), Classic Literature (2), Martians (2), Sci Fi (2), British (2), Paperback (2)
Join Listal to add your own lists, reviews, tags, pictures and videos to this book

Update feed

Hootsaidtheowl added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
Books I Want To Read (106 books items)
AesthetiX added this to a list 2 months, 3 weeks ago
My Library-W (28 books items)
Mr. Saturn added this to a list 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Listal's Favorite Books (The Results) (340 books items)

"1 TGWTG fan (1)"


MightyQuinn added this to a list 9 months, 1 week ago
My book collection (107 books items)
Candied Elise added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
Read in 2012 (39 books items)
Alex316 added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago
Alex316's Top 20 Books (20 books items)
kanime added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
Books to Movie!!! (73 books items)
mika_ added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
Favorite Sci Fi Books (80 books items)
mika_ added this to a list 3 years ago
Read in 2011 (117 books items)
Neonsynth posted a review 3 years, 3 months ago

“Il racconto, tralasciando la fervida fantasia di Wells e la sua incontestabile abilità nel creare un'atmosfera che dalla supponente derisione muta radicalmente (andando a formare cupi scenari post-apocalittici), si scinde in due teorie dell'autore, apparentemente in contrasto l'una con l'altra: da quella "divina", che afferma la superiorità dell'uomo e il suo diritto acquisito alla vita sulla Terra, a quella "naturalistica", che paragona spesso gli esseri umani agli animali nel confronto impietoso con i marziani scesi sul suolo terrestre; dai "microrganismi che Dio nella sua infinita saggezza ha messo sulla terra" e dall'esistenza dell'uomo che "non vive e non muore invano", alla consapevolezza dell'imperscrutabilità del futuro e del destino, che potrebbe comunque essere riservato nuova” read more

nusch added this to a list 3 years, 10 months ago
Nerd Books (34 books items)
Artemis Panthar added this to a list 5 years, 4 months ago
...and I feel fine! (546 books items)

"Adapted into the films "War of the Worlds (1953)", "War of the Worlds (2005)" (by Hines), "War of the Worlds (2005)" (by Latt), and "War of the Worlds (2005)" (by Spielberg). It was also made into the TV series "War of the Worlds (1988)". War (Alien)"


Raven added this to a list 5 years, 7 months ago
2009 Reading List (82 books items)

"Genre: Classic Literature/Science Fiction Synopsis"


chuckmuck added this to a list 5 years, 9 months ago
2008 reading list (119 books items)
chuckmuck added this to a list 6 years ago
Raven added this to a list 6 years, 3 months ago
Classics (47 books items)
GemLil added this to a list 6 years, 5 months ago
Thrillers (10 books items)
tartan_skirt added this to a list 7 years, 2 months ago
The BBCs Big Read (200 books items)