Farnham's freehold

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New American Library, Jan 1, 1965 - Fiction - 256 pages
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Hugh Farnham was a practical, self-made man, and when he saw the clouds of nuclear war gathering, he built a bomb shelter under his house, hoping for peace and preparing for war. What he hadnt expected was that when the apocalypse came, a thermonuclear blast would tear apart the fabric of time and hurl his shelter across two thousand years into a future both strange and appallingly familiar. In the new world order, Farnham and his family, being members of the race that had nearly destroyed the world, were fit only to be slaves. After surviving a global nuclear war, Farnham had no intention of being anybodys slave, but the tyrannical power of the Chosen Race reached throughout the world. Even if he managed to escape, where could he run to. . .

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It is the early 1960s and the United States is on the verge of nuclear war. To prepare for this, Hugh Farnham constructed a fully stocked bomb shelter beneath his house years before. On a night when ... Read full review

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A great story if you can get past the fact that Heinlein is a real pervert. I can believe that Heinlein's later works were a bit bizarre, but then he supposedly had a brain tumor. Read full review

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