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H G Wells pp 233-246 | Cite as

War

The World Set Free (1914); An Englishman Looks at the World (1914); The War That Will End War (1914); The Peace of the World (1915); The Elements of Reconstruction (1916); War and the Future (1917)
  • Adam Roberts
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Abstract

This chapter covers the outbreak of World War I and Wells’s many pieces of journalism and non-fiction the conflict occasioned: The World Set Free (1914); An Englishman Looks at the World (1914); The War That Will End War (1914); The Peace of the World (1915); The Elements of Reconstruction (1916); War and the Future (1917).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Adam Roberts
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  1. 1.Department of EnglishRoyal Holloway, University of LondonEghamUK

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