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Under the Shadow: The Atomic Bomb and Cold War Narratives
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from Kent State Univ Pr (April 30, 2013)
9781606351468 | details & prices | 299 pages | 6.75 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.45 lbs | List price $60.00
About: An engrossing analysis of the fiction of nuclear war In Pat Frank’s 1959 novel Alas, Babylon, the character Helen says of her children: “All their lives, ever since they’ve known anything, they’ve lived under the shadow of war―atomic war.