The Great Martian War

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Historian and teacher Lawrence Hart discusses the mysteries of the Martian codes.
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Meet the Martians

Learn about the three types of Martian machines which faced the Allied soldiers during the war...

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The Great Martian War

On its 100th anniversary, The Great Martian War tells the story of the catastrophic events and unimaginable horrors of 1913-17, when Humankind was pitted against a savage Alien invasion.

With powerful and detailed First World War parallels, The Great Martian War fuses sci-fi fantasy with specialist factual history to explore the real-world tragedies and unique horror of World War One.

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