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Though the phrase “the war to end all wars” is associated with President Woodrow Wilson, it was actually coined by the outspoken novelist H. G. Wells in this 1914 collection of articles. Here he addressed British anti-war advocates and pacifists, arguing that only the defeat of German militarism could end war.
About the Author
H. G. Wells (1866–1946), is often called the “Father of Science Fiction.” While science fiction was his most popular genre, Wells also wrote on history, politics, and made social commentary. His “scientific romances” speculated about the future, scientific advancements, and outer space. His works include The Time Machine, and The War of the Worlds
Date of Birth:September 21, 1866
Date of Death:August 13, 1946
Place of Birth:Bromley, Kent, England
Place of Death:London, England
Education:Normal School of Science, London, England