Only barely a science fiction novel, this book is basically a political comparison of the effects of socialism and capitalism, set shortly before a comet hits the Earth. For the record, Wells comes down firmly on the side of socialism.

Days of the Comet 1987, Random House (UK)

ISBN-13: 9780701205805

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Days of the Comet 1977, Berkley Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780425036020

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Days of the Comet 1967, Berkley Books

ISBN-13: 9780425026083

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