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"A warm, continuously interesting story of what can happen to a group of ordinary people in a perilous situation." New York Herald Tribune --New York Herald Tribune --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
"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.--This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition. See all Editorial Reviews
Pat Frank's Alas, Babylon is one of the books I read time and time again. Finally finding it as an ebook thrilled me. The characters are totally believable as is the story. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Daniel Wilmot
I found it very interesting. It was survival at a very realistic level.Published 2 days ago by Karen Klapperich
Wonderful classic that is poignant and humorous and kindly brings out the most noble characteristics of each character.Published 2 days ago by Michelle
It was a fine book...but it did not live up to my expectations from what I read regarding reviews. It seemed that so much more could have been done with this particular book. Read morePublished 2 days ago by jon
Best post-doomsday book I've read. It might be outdated somewhat, but the attempts of a community to recover and work together is not outdated. Read morePublished 14 days ago by lanahi