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The Resource Alas, Babylon, Pat Frank ; foreword by David Brin

Alas, Babylon, Pat Frank ; foreword by David Brin

Label
Alas, Babylon
Title
Alas, Babylon
Statement of responsibility
Pat Frank ; foreword by David Brin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Alas, Babylon." Those fateful words heralded the end. When a nuclear holocaust ravages the United States, a thousand years of civilization are stripped away overnight, and tens of millions of people are killed instantly. But for one small town in Florida, miraculously spared, the struggle is just beginning, as men and women of all backgrounds join together to confront the darkness
Summary
The survivors of a nuclear holocaust are forced to rely on their own resources as they join together in the struggle for survival amidst the ruins of Fort Repose, a small town in Florida
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
028141
Cataloging source
DLC
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1907-1964
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frank, Pat
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
870
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3556.R33435
LC item number
A43 2005
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870
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Survival
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Florida
Target audience
adult
Label
Alas, Babylon, Pat Frank ; foreword by David Brin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Philadelphia, Lippincott 1959
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2531478
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed.
Extent
xvi, 323 pages
Isbn
9780060741877
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005043145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780060741877 (pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57693318
Label
Alas, Babylon, Pat Frank ; foreword by David Brin
Publication
Note
Originally published: Philadelphia, Lippincott 1959
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2531478
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed.
Extent
xvi, 323 pages
Isbn
9780060741877
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005043145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780060741877 (pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57693318

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