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The eve of war

by W. Bert Foster

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Published by The Penn publishing company in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.F819 Ev
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. 1 l., 5-389 p.
Number of Pages389
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26249935M
LC Control Number04010930

The Eve of Destruction by James T. Patterson | Books in Review. Lyndon Johnson wanted to fight the war on poverty, not the war in Vietnam. But LBJ, who took office in November of following the assassination of John F. Kennedy, felt he needed to show his willingness to get tough against the Vietnamese communists to win the election against Sen. Barry Goldwater, a Vietnam War . Combat Ready? The Eighth U.S. Army on the Eve of the Korean War Issue of Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series: Author: Thomas E. Hanson: Publisher: Texas A&M University Press, ISBN: , Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan4/5(1).

Book 1: Chapter 1, The Eve of War Summary. The author describes what no one could have predicted that he will tell in this story. No one believed that Earth was being watched by intellectual beings, more specifically intellectual beings from Mars. Book I - The Eve of the War. No one would have believed, in the last years of the nineteenth century, that human affairs were being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man’s and yet as mortal as his own; that as men busied themselves about their affairs they were scrutinized and studied, perhaps almost as narrowly as a man with a microscope might .

  THE EVE OF THE WAR No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man's and yet as mortal. Summary. The unnamed narrator from Woking, England, begins by comparing the unsuspecting human population to the contents of a slide on a microscope, those contents as unaware of the beings observing them as the Earthlings are of the Martians with "intellects vast and cool and unsympathetic" who watch them as they go about their daily activities. He claims Mars is older .


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