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📒Alas Babylon ✍ Pat Frank
📝Alas Babylon Book Synopsis : "Alas, Babylon." Those fateful words heralded the end. When a nuclear holocaust ravages the United States, a thousand years of civilization are stripped away overnight, and tens of millions of people are killed instantly. But for one small town in Florida, miraculously spared, the struggle is just beginning, as men and women of all backgrounds join together to confront the darkness.
📒Alas Babylon ✍ Total Class Notes
📝Alas Babylon Book Synopsis : Don't want to read the actual book? Tired of reading super long reviews? This new study guide is perfect for you!! This study guide provides a short and concise review guide of Alas Babylon by Pat Frank. The guide includes: · A short summary of the entire novel · The major themes and their relationship to the storyline · A character guide with brief details on each role · Bullet-point chapter reviews that go into more detail than the book summary · A few potential essay topics with possible answers. All of this in-depth study guide is designed to make studying more efficient and fun. Stay tuned for our upcoming updates that will include additional quiz questions, audio guides and more tools that will help you easily learn and prepare for school. Need help or have suggestions for us? Email us at [email protected] and we will get back to you as soon as possible. @TheTotalGroup
📒Ready Reference Treatise Alas Babylon ✍ Raja Sharma
📝Ready Reference Treatise Alas Babylon Book Synopsis : “Alas, Babylon” by Pat Frank was first published in the year 1959. Harry Hart Frank used to write his novels using his pet name ‘Pat Frank.’ Even after fifty five years of the novel’s publication, the book is highly popular even today. The novel is said to be one of the first apocalyptic novels of the nuclear age. The story of the novel is set in a small town of Fort Repose, Florida. It is assumed to have been based upon the actual city of Mount Dora, Florida. The novel describes the after effects of a nuclear war on the small town of Fort Repose. The title “Alas, Babylon” has been derived from Revelation 18:10: Alas, alas, the great city of Babylon...” Ready Reference Treatise: Alas, Babylon Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Overview Chapter Three: Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Chapter Five: Critical Analysis
📒Pat Frank S Alas Babylon ✍ Anne Coulter Martens
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📒Alas Las Vegas ✍ Susan Gregersen Rebecca Reynolds
📝Alas Las Vegas Book Synopsis : It was a calm spring day like any other, until the phone rang. "Alas, Las Vegas," his brother's solemn voice said, using their code for 'the big one is here'. Mark stood on the veranda staring at the phone in his hand, his heart pounding. All of his life his grandpa had prepared him for this, but now his Grandpa was gone. His brother, Randy, was gone too, serving in the Air Force. Hours after Randy's wife and children flee Las Vegas to the family's ranch an EMP takes out the power grid and cripples transportation. In the chaos that follows they hear rumors of a Chinese invasion. Mark has to protect the ranch and the nearby small town, from the outside world and each other.Destined to take it's place among the classics of post-apocalyptic literature!
📒Alas Babylon ✍ William L. Turner
📝Alas Babylon Book Synopsis : A verse by verse exposition of the eighteenth chapter of Revelation.
📒A Study Guide For Pat Frank S Alas ✍ Gale, Cengage Learning
📝A Study Guide for Pat Frank s Alas Book Synopsis : A Study Guide for Pat Frank's "Alas," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.
📒Race Ethnicity And Nuclear War ✍ Paul Williams
📝Race Ethnicity and Nuclear War Book Synopsis : Ranging across fiction and poetry, critical theory and film, comics and speeches, Race, Ethnicity and Nuclear War explores how writers, thinkers, and filmmakers have tackled the question: Are nuclear weapons white? Paul Williams addresses myriad representations of nuclear weapons: the Manhattan Project, the destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, nuclear tests across the globe, and the anxiety surrounding the superpowers' devastating arsenals. Ultimately, Williams concludes that many texts act as a reminder that the power enjoyed by the white Western world imperils the whole planet.
📒The Nightmare Considered ✍ Nancy Anisfield
📝The Nightmare Considered Book Synopsis : These essays assess the nature of nuclear war literature from a variety of perspectives. Scholars, activists, novelists, poets, and teachers challenge nuclear ideologies and traditional readings of apocalyptic texts. Included: Holocaust literature of the 1950s, Michael Dorris and Louise Erdrich, poetry and nuclear war, Riddley Walker, Fiskadoro, haiku and Hiroshima, Kopit’s End of the World, O’Brien’s The Nuclear Age, and Vonnegut’s cataclysmic novels.
📒Novels Set In Florida Book Guide ✍ Source Wikipedia
📝Novels Set in Florida Book Guide Book Synopsis : Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (novels not included). Pages: 40. Chapters: Sick Puppy, Alas, Babylon, Skinny Dip, Tourist Season, Duma Key, From the Earth to the Moon, Nature Girl, Guard of Honor, Hoot, Basket Case, Stormy Weather, Strip Tease, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Flush, To Have and Have Not, Tangerine, Kiss the Girls, Double Whammy, A Land Remembered, The Yearling, The Tiger Rising, Big Trouble, Texar's Revenge, or, North Against South, The Deep Blue Good-by, Jasmine, Lucky You, Strawberry Girl, Cool Hand Luke. Excerpt: Skinny Dip is a caper novel by Carl Hiaasen first published in 2004. Set in South Florida in the course of April, 2003, it is about a woman, Joey Perrone, who takes revenge on her cheating husband after he has tried to murder her. It is also one of Hiaasen's more topical novels, since the plot also revolves around the ongoing restoration of the Everglades to a natural habitat. A skinny-dipper is someone who swims in the nude, thus showing all their skin. Skinny Dip refers to the fact that when Joey Perrone is thrown overboard the impact when hitting the surface of the water tears off all her clothes so that on the following morning her rescuer finds her not only completely exhausted but also stark naked. Also, throughout the novel people find themselves in embarrassing situations due to their - occasionally inexplicable - nakedness. Charles Regis "Chaz" Perrone, Ph.D., is a young, handsome marine biologist whose expertise in his field is marginal, and whose interest in it is nonexistent. Since his adolescence, he has devoted his life solely to the lazy pursuit of money, sex, golf, and an otherwise undisturbed, pleasurable existence devoid of any intellectual ambitions, or the urge to explore and experience the great outdoors. His main source of personal pride seems to be his sexual stamina. Despite his marriage to Joey, a beautif...