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Published by Rinehart in New York .
Written in English


Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.T8 Lo, PS3539.U324 Lo
The Physical Object
Pagination217 p.
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6111896M
LC Control Number52008742

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Because it was written in the years immediately following the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, The Long Loud Silence is one of the first science-fiction books to envision destruction of the planet brought about by human means. Earlier classics in the post-holocaust genre, from Mary Shelley’s The Last Man. The long loud silence, by Wilson Tucker., Toronto Public Library.   Gary evolves from a not-too-likeable fellow into a clever, practical, but solitary survivor. Considering `The Long Loud Silence was written fifty years ago, Tucker employs some memorable scenes and images in the book that still haven't yet been lifted (or `borrowed') by subsequent writers/5(5). Long Loud Silence (Coronet Books) Paperback – 1 July by Wilson Tucker (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings/5(3).