A Canticle for Leibowitz

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Gregg Press, Jan 1, 1975 - Fiction - 320 pages
"In the Utah desert, Brother Francis of the Albertian Order of Leibowitz has made a miraculous discovery: the relics of the martyr Isaac Leibowitz himself, including the blessed blueprint and the sacred shopping list."--Pbk. cover.

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Classic cold war sci-fi. Questions the nature of man and our self destructive nature along with the cycle of technology and destruction in our history. The book is separated into three parts with ... Read full review

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What better way to discuss the cyclical nature of humanity than through the destruction of nuclear war? And let's discuss the power of knowledge by making a church the keeper of knowledge in a world ... Read full review

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