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In 1939 nevil shute wrote a horrifyingly prophetic book, , which made the life of the average citizen under bombardment only too real, as time proved. On the beach, nevil shute, ballantine, 1980, 278 pp (originally published in 1957) on the beach is a surreal journey into the darkness of the nuclear age. On the beach by nevil shute starting at $099 on the beach has 26 available editions to buy at alibris. 2 summary: the story begins on the day after christmas 1962 in australia a year before there was a short nuclear war, which destroyed the whole northern hemisphere. Nevil shute’s most powerful novel—a bestseller for decades after its 1957 publication—is an unforgettable vision of a post-apocalyptic.
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Table of contents | message board | downloadable/printable version on the beach by nevil shute short plot / chapter summary (synopsis) on the beach opens with peter holmes preparing to report to australian navy headquarters to receive his next assignment in the royal australian navy. Home → sparknotes → literature study guides → on the beach on the beach nevil shute table of contents plot overview summary & analysis chapter one. The nook book (ebook) of the on the beach by nevil shute norway at barnes & noble free shipping on $25 or more. On the beach is a 1957 post-apocalyptic novel written by british-australian author nevil shute after he emigrated to australiathe novel details the experiences of a mixed group of people in melbourne as they await the arrival of deadly radiation spreading towards them from the northern hemisphere following a nuclear war a year previously.