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The War in the Air - H. G. Wells

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THE WAR IN THE AIR
by H. G. WELLS


CONTENTS

 I.    OF PROGRESS AND THE SMALLWAYS FAMILY
 II.   HOW BERT SMALLWAYS GOT INTO DIFFICULTIES
 III.  THE BALLOON
 IV.   THE GERMAN AIR-FLEET
 V.    THE BATTLE OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC
 VI.   HOW WAR CAME TO NEW YORK
 VII.  THE "VATERLAND" IS DISABLED
 VIII. A WORLD AT WAR
 IX.   ON GOAT ISLAND
 X.    THE WORLD UNDER THE WAR
 XI.   THE GREAT COLLAPSE
 THE EPILOGUE

PREFACE TO REPRINT EDITION

The reader should grasp clearly the date at which this book was
written.  It was done in 1907: it appeared in various magazines
as a serial in 1908 and it was published in the Fall of that
year.  At that time the aeroplane was, for most people, merely a
rumour and the "Sausage" held the air.  The contemporary reader
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