The blind light : a novel
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New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2020].
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Franklin Ave. Library - Fiction - Adult  1 available
Evers, S.

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Book
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First American edition.
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536 pages ; 24 cm
Language
English
ISBN
1324006250, 9781324006251

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"A multigenerational story about two families living in the shadow of nuclear apocalypse. The year is 1959. Two young soldiers, Drummond and Carter, one working-class, the other privileged, form an intense and unlikely friendship at "Doomtown", a training center that simulates the aftermath of an atomic strike. Years later, the men watch the events of the Cuban Missile Crisis unfold in horror. Carter, now a high-ranking British government official, offers Drummond a way to save himself and his family in the event of a nuclear strike. Their pact, kept secret, will have devastating consequences for the very lives they seek to protect. Spanning decades, from the 1950s to the present, this ambitious, original novel offers a nuanced and absorbing portrait of friendship and rivalry that explores class divisions and the psychological legacy of the nuclear age"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Evers, S. (2020). The blind light: a novel (First American edition.). W. W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Evers, Stuart. 2020. The Blind Light: A Novel. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Evers, Stuart. The Blind Light: A Novel New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2020.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Evers, Stuart. The Blind Light: A Novel First American edition., W. W. Norton & Company, 2020.

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