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User Review  - nx74defiant - LibraryThing

Classic Post-Apocalyptic Fiction. I really enjoyed it. It holds up really well. I liked the parts that talk about what is happening in nature, to the dogs, the cats, the cities. It reminded me of the world with out man video I saw. Read full review

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User Review  - unclebob53703 - LibraryThing

Starts out with a fairly ordinary guy and follows him through the end of the world via a disease that's wiped out most humans. The changes are incremental over the years, but by the end the society ... Read full review

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User Review  - rondoctor - LibraryThing

Excellent post-apocalypse story that should have had a sequel. Originally published in 1949, but I somehow missed it. I'm glad I discovered it now. Highly recommended. Read full review

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User Review  - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing

Only a few survivors are left after most of humanity suffers an apocalyptic fate. The societies the remaining humans create are fascinating, but what sticks in my mind to this day is the rapid loss of ... Read full review

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User Review  - sunnydrk - LibraryThing

I had such high expectations for this book - yet another post-apocolyptic story. Isherwood is enjoying time alone in the mountains. When he ventures into town, he discovers that the world as he knew ... Read full review

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User Review  - tlockney - LibraryThing

Fantastic book, though a bit dated in tone. This is not the post-apocalyptic book you might think it would be, considering the route so many take with the scenario proposed by the author. Read it if ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tsoys - LibraryThing

More than speculative disaster fiction, Earth Abides is a post-apocalyptic novel about human civilization after a planet wide cataclysm. As revelatory narrative, it is not only sweeping and thoughtful ... Read full review

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User Review  - bness2 - LibraryThing

A fascinating post-apocalyptic novel that takes place primarily in Northern California. Read full review

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User Review  - jerry-book - LibraryThing

This is a classic. Will civilization die with a whimper as the author suggests. He makes a convincing case. Read full review

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User Review  - lente - LibraryThing

Very touching story. One to make you think. Read full review


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