War of the Worlds

War of the Worlds

On one terrible night in August 1895, the world changed forever. Grey metal cylinders, launched from Mars and

hurtled through space, came crashing down in southern England. The next 15 days were marked by courage and despair, hope and shock, defeat and fleeting victory as Queen Victoria's army struggled to contain the terrible alien threat. The war, man against machines from space, was fought without mercy on both sides. And the outcome would be decided by the smallest… (more)