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I need help responding to the study guide question below - War of the Worlds, Book 1, Chap 7, page 35 Directions: 'Analyze the following questions
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War of the Worlds, Book 1, Chap 7,

page 35


Directions: "Analyze the following questions and construct a detailed response of at least three complete sentences which demonstrates your knowledge and understanding of the novel.  Illustrate your response with textual evidence and support.


Study Guide Question: Chapter 7, How I Reached Home


1.  Examine the 2nd to last paragraph on pg 35 and explain its meaning.  Is Wells suggesting man deserves his defeat at the hands of the Martians?  Or that he needs to be enlightened in some way? (pg 34 Penguin)


The paragraph reads: So some respectable dodo in the Mauritius might have lorded it in his nest, and discussed the arrival of that shipful of pitiless sailors in want of animal food. "We will peck them to death tomorrow, my dear."

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