In to included the novels "The War in the Air" and "The World Set Free: A Story of Mankind".
"The War in the Air" — novel by English writer H. G. Wells, written in 1907 and published in 1908. The novel is interesting for its predictions, in particular the prediction of the world war, air combat and bombing of cities.
When the production aircraft delivered to the stream, constantly makes itself felt military. Cost to the States to get major air forces, as their potential has been tested in world war.
People built flying bombers and flying dreadnoughts cannon; countless air fleets attack and destroy warships, of the German Armada headed by the leader "Vaterland" turns New York into ruins, and Europe is devastating invasion of the Japanese and Chinese who travel on a single aircraft with machine guns, and then landed on solid earth and they use swords.
In the novel "The World Set Free" the scientist Holsten opens in 1933 the ability of radioactive decay of heavy elements, which first gives to humanity of cheap nuclear power, and in consequence leads to the collapse of the existing world order and the construction of a new "liberated" world...
Full Audiobook. The War in the Air by H. G. WELLS