World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

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Three Rivers Press, 2006 - Fiction - 420 pages
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This book tells the story of the world's desperate battle against the zombie threat with a series of first-person accounts by various characters around the world.
  

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Still a better love story than Twilight. - LibraryThing
A well researched, well integrated alternative future. - LibraryThing
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The writing isn't bad, far from it. - LibraryThing
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Despite having owned the book for years, pretty much all I knew about it was that everyone seems to love it, and that it does what it says on the cover - it's an oral history-style zombie novel. I ... Read full review

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I'm not normally a fan of zombie books, but I really enjoyed World War Z. I got completely sucked in and ended up reading all of this in around twenty-four hours. For those who don't know, World War Z ... Read full review

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
BLAME
57
THE GREAT PANIC
85
TURNING THE TIDE
132
HOME FRONT
171
TOTAL
332
GOODBYES
403
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About the author (2006)

Max Brooks's previous book, The Zombie Survival Guide, formed the core of the world's civilian survival manuals during the Zombie War. Mr. Brooks subsequently spent years traveling to every part of the globe in order to conduct the face-to-face interviews that have been incorporated into this present publication.


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