A NOVEL ABOUT A TOMORROW THAT COULD HAPPEN TODAY
In the unforgettable story about the aftermath of a catastrophe that has wiped out almost the entire population of America, George R. Stewart brings into chiling focus the torrors, the challenges, and the triumphs of human survival.
"In its narrative force, it is more than a little like Robinson Crusoe, and it has the same kind of fascination." -The New York Times
"The book has more thought-challenging elements than a shelfful of ordinary novels." -Christian Science Monitor
The FIRST choice of the Science Fiction Book Club
The FIRST choice of the International Fantasy Award