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Filled with techno-thriller like detail War of the Worlds: New Millennium merges Clancy with Clarke for a truly page turning science fiction thriller. A is sent out to investigate, and becomes the first casualty in the Martian attack on Earth. And thus the War of the Worlds began. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed. At stake is the survival of the human race and the dominion of planet earth.

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War of the Worlds : New Millenium by Douglas Niles 9780765311429

war of the worlds niles douglas

First the Mars probe picked up an anomaly. Overall not a bad light read, though the author could have been more creative, realistic, descriptive, and imaginative whenit came to adapting Well's masterpiece. This solution is communicated to the survivors, and the invasion is stopped. Wells masterwork War of the Worlds and updated with the technothriller technology of today, Douglas Niles has written a contemporary novel of alien invasion that successfully combines the genres of Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle with Tom Clancy and Larry Bond. A cylinder surreptitiously landed in Wisconsin, then another, and another,.

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War of the Worlds: New Millennium

war of the worlds niles douglas

Wells' classic novel, set in the early 21st century this book came out before Spielberg's 2006 movie. Filled with techno-thriller like detail War of the Worlds: New Millenniummerges Clancy with Clarke for a truly page turning science fiction thriller. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. From an isolated farmhouse in rural Wisconsin to the mall in Washington D. From an isolated farmhouse in rural Wisconsin t Imagine if H. The Martians also have a poison gas weapon that lasts about 30 minutes, but is lethal.

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War of the Worlds

war of the worlds niles douglas

At stake is the survival of the human race and the dominion of planet earth. I375 W36 2005 War of the Worlds: New Millennium is a by , released in by. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. The spine may show signs of wear. My only complaint is that the last part of the book feels rushed, as if he was on deadline and had to hurry up and finish.

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War of the Worlds : New Millenium by Douglas Niles 9780765311429

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To view it, First two parts are pretty good, the launch and initial invasion, though the Martians as in most reboots were too invulnerable, but the ending. Meanwhile, the Pentagon throws at the invaders the latest hardware the military has to offer. It is the story of an alien invasion of earth as told from numerous viewpoints: - a writer in rural Wisconsin - a soldier in the field - a science advisor to the president As tripods leave a swath of destruction across the Americas, Washington groups some of its great minds to solve the problem as the Pentagon throws at the invaders the latest hardware the military has to offer. Douglas Niles is a fantasy author and game designer. The Martians are supposed to die of their own oversights! Bookseller: , Washington, United States. At stake is the survival of the human race and the dominion of planet earth. Army rallies and fights bravely, but loses every battle.

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It was fun seeing the alternate Universe take on the exploration of Mars at the beginning, and the early invasion part was set up quote interestingly, but I was hoping that the updated context would lead to some treatment at some point in the book of the history nature of the Martian civilisation and history on Mars, their motivations and view of humans, etc. Further experimentation by Markus DeVane later proves that any bread-based mold will quickly put down a Martian. Then a few flashes of light detected via telescope on the planet's surface, and several pieces of undefined space debris traveled through space and fell to earth. He enjoys playing his guitar, cooking, and visiting with family. They are also armed with lasers that burn through anything they touch. War of the Worlds:New Millenniumfollows in the great tradition of Wells' original masterpiece, Niven and Pournelle's Footfall, and 'V' the mini-series.

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War of the Worlds: New Millennium by Douglas Niles

war of the worlds niles douglas

A cylinder surreptitiously landed in Wisconsin, then another, and another,. The canister opens, and the Martians exit in armored saucers held up on tractor beam-like legs. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. The ending was just 'martians dead. By order of the President, scientists and soldiers pooled resources and inspiration to overcome a threat that appeared bent on our annihilation, while all across the land brave and bold Americans waged their own efforts of resistance against the Martian menace.

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War of the Worlds : Douglas Niles : 9780765350008

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. War of the Worlds:New Millenniumfollows in the great tradition of Wells' original masterpiece, Niven and Pournelle's Footfall, and 'V' the mini-series. At stake not just the dominion of Earth, but mankind's own survival. Filled with techno-thriller like detail War of the Worlds: New Millennium merges Clancy with Clarke for a truly page turning science fiction thriller. First, the Mars probe picks up an anomaly.

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Reading : War Of The Worlds Niles Douglas

war of the worlds niles douglas

It is the story of an alien invasion of earth as told from numerous viewpoints: - a writer in rural Wisconsin - a soldier in the field - a science advisor to the president As tripods leave a swath of destruction across the Americas, Washington groups some of its great minds to solve the problem as the Pentagon throws at the invaders the latest hardware the military has to offer. After the canisters hit, and bombing appears to have no effect, the sends out an infantry division to investigate and attack the aliens. By order of the President, scientists and soldiers pooled resources and inspiration to overcome a threat that appeared bent on our annihilation, while all across the land brave and bold Americans waged their own efforts of resistance against the Martian menace. From an isolated farmhouse in rural Wisconsin to the mall in Washington D. Wells masterwork War of the Worlds and updated with the technology of today, Douglas Niles has written a contemporary novel of alien invasion that successfully combines the adventurous science fiction of Larry Niven with the techno-thrills of Tom Clancy. After the most recent unmanned mission to Mars inexplicably fails, interest in the Red Planet is still high.

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