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Review: On the Beach

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Nevil Shute's most powerful novel—a bestseller for decades after its 1957 publication—is an unforgettable vision of a postapocalyptic world. After a nuclear World War III has destroyed most of the globe, the few remaining survivors in southern Australia await the radioactive cloud that is heading their way and bringing certain death to everyone in its path. Among them is an American submarine ... Read full review

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One of the most significant books that I ever read. This book is a game changer, if your heart is open to it. I wish every living person on this planet could read this book, think about this book, talk about this book. Every elected official at every level of government should be required to read this book.  

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I couldn't finish this book because it was just to depressing to cope with. If you're prone to depression I wouldn't recommend it. It's pretty well written but life is really hard as it is, you don't need to read this as well.

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