Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780899667447

Alas, Babylon

Pat Frank Author

Image Not Available

A story of a group of people who rely on their own courage and ingenuity to survive in a town which escaped nuclear bombing.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

"Pat Frank" was the lifelong nickname adopted by the American writer, newspaperman, and government consultant, who was born Harry Hart Frank (1908-1964), and who is remembered today almost exclusively for his post-apocalyptic novel Alas, Babylon. Before the publication of his first novel Mr. Adam launched his second career as novelist and independent writer, Frank spent many years as a journalist and information handler for several newspapers, agencies, and government bureaus. His fiction and nonfiction books, stories, and articles made good use of his years of experience observing government and military bureaucracy and its malfunctions, and the threat of nuclear proliferation and annihilation. After the success of Alas, Babylon, Frank concentrated on writing for magazines and journals, putting his beliefs and concerns to political use, and advising various government bodies. In 1960 he served as a member of the Democratic National Committee. In 1961, the year in which he received an American Heritage Foundation Award, he was consultant to the National Aeronautics and Space Council. From 1963 through 1964 the Department of Defense made use of Frank's expertise and advice, and this consultancy turned out to be his last response to his country's call. His other books include Mr. Adam and Forbidden Area.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Pat Frank Author
Published by Buccaneer Books (1990)
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Buccaneer Books, 1990. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0899667449

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Pat Frank Author
Published by BUCCANEER BOOKS INC (1990)
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description BUCCANEER BOOKS INC, 1990. No binding. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780899667447

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 25.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Pat Frank Author
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 104794-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Pat Frank Author
Published by Buccaneer Books (1990)
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(Slough, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Buccaneer Books, 1990. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 224 x 146 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. The classic apocalyptic novel that stunned the nation with its vivid portrayal of a small town s survival after nuclear holocaust devastates the country. An extraordinarily real picture of human beings numbed by catastrophe but still driven by the unconquerable determination of living creatures to keep being alive. --The New Yorker. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780899667447

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 34.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Pat Frank Author
Published by Buccaneer Books
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
ExtremelyReliable
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Buccaneer Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0899667449

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Pat Frank Author
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Grand Eagle Retail
(Romulus, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Library Binding. Book Condition: New. 146mm x 25mm x 224mm. Library Binding. A story of a group of people who rely on their own courage and ingenuity to survive in a town which escaped nuclear bombing.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 0.517. Bookseller Inventory # 9780899667447

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 35.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Pat Frank Author
Published by Buccaneer Books (1990)
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(Slough, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Buccaneer Books, 1990. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 224 x 146 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. The classic apocalyptic novel that stunned the nation with its vivid portrayal of a small town s survival after nuclear holocaust devastates the country. An extraordinarily real picture of human beings numbed by catastrophe but still driven by the unconquerable determination of living creatures to keep being alive. --The New Yorker. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780899667447

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 36.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Pat Frank Author
Published by Buccaneer Books
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Buccaneer Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0899667449 Special order direct from the distributor. Bookseller Inventory # ING9780899667447

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 35.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Pat Frank Author
Published by Buccaneer Books (1990)
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Buccaneer Books, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 279 pages. 9.00x5.75x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # x-0899667449

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 40.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.21
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Pat Frank Author
Published by Buccaneer Books
ISBN 10: 0899667449 ISBN 13: 9780899667447
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(MIAMI SHORES, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Buccaneer Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110899667449

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 50.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are 1 more copies of this book

View all search results for this book