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Earth abides.

Author: George R Stewart
Publisher: Greenwich, Conn., Fawcett [1949?]
Series: Fawcett Crest book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A mysterious plague has destroyed the vast majority of the human race. Isherwood Williams returns from a wilderness field trip to discover that civilisation has vanished during his absence. Eventually, in San Francisco, he encounters a female survivor who becomes his wife. Around them and their children a small community develops, but rebuilding civilisation is beyond their resources, and gradually they return to a  Read more...
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Stewart, George R., 1895-1980.
Earth abides.
Greenwich, Conn., Fawcett [1949?]
(OCoLC)894676149
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George R Stewart
OCLC Number: 558268
Notes: A Fawcett Crest book.
Description: 317 pages 18 cm
Series Title: Fawcett Crest book.

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A mysterious plague has destroyed the vast majority of the human race. Isherwood Williams returns from a wilderness field trip to discover that civilisation has vanished during his absence. Eventually, in San Francisco, he encounters a female survivor who becomes his wife. Around them and their children a small community develops, but rebuilding civilisation is beyond their resources, and gradually they return to a simpler way of life.

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