A Canticle For Leibowitz: Book One: The Saint Leibowitz Series (Paperback)Walter M. Miller, Jr (author)
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An endlessly rewarding triumph of post-apocalyptic writing, A Canticle for Leibowitz details the recovery of scientific knowledge over hundreds of years after a nuclear war obliterated progressive civilisation. Thoughtful, humane and generous, Miller’s magnum opus is beloved by both hardcore science fiction devotees and general readers alike.
The atomic Flame Deluge was over.
The earth was dead.
All knowledge was gone.
In a hellish, barren desert, a humble monk unearth a fragile link to a twentieth century civilization. A hand-written document from the Blessed Saint Leibowitz reads:
- bring home for Emma.
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 194 g
Dimensions: 178 x 126 x 25 mm
Prodigiously imaginative, richly comic, terrifyingly grim. * CHICAGO Tribune *
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