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Technically detailed yet full of Human emotion. Hunger and violence are everywhere. Oct 09, Mark rated it really liked it. I mean, why would he empower Kate throughout most of the book even though she ‘spreads’ to make men feel better. A terrific “escape the apocalypse” thrill ride. He is a leader! Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

During the night, Jonah and the apartment superintendent and guard, John Capel, must fight off armed burglars disguised as military police looking for the food Jonah and Senior Flight Attendant Kate Monahan brought with them. The great cities are vacant except for those who survive and thrive in the absence of law and order.

Although it was written thirty plus years ago, this depressing scenari This story has an airline pilot as its main protagonist. Jonah lands the plane at Lajes. Jul 30, Mmyoung rated it did not like it. I purchased my first copy in a basement used book store on High Street while attending Ohio State in See all 60 reviews.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Truly a “cannot put down” kind of story.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Unable to land at London, the plane sinless for Madeira and Gibraltar, but accidents and catastrophes on the islands prevent them from landing. A collapsed economy and an increasingly savage society were causing thousands to abandon America.


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It is an older version of the crisis of the oil shortage and Russian conflict, along with the A-Bomb Fear. All throughout the entire book as a matter of fact Howev The plot is one of the more interesting spins davidd a nuclear apocalypse scenario. An exciting and totally plausible, wunless story of what could have happened then I was with them all the way to their eventual place of safety, rooting for Jonah and the passengers.

Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. David Graham apparently wrote at least three different endings to this book. The first third of the book details the bad conditions under which the US population lives, and while it is interesting, it becomes rather irrelevant quite quickly, except as a way to fill in some character and story background. There are two versions of the ending; the one I read was the “happy ending” version. May 22, Michael rated it liked it.

The book tells the story of an airline pilot who has to lead his passengers to safety after a nuclear war breaks out during their transatlantic flight.

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Retrieved from ” https: This also steers us into another major flaw: Couldn’t Ben have slipped and missed the plane on the final refuel leaving him stranded etc etc??

East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. With the prevailing winds, you might as well be in a Nevil Shute novel waiting on the beach for the nuclear cloud. I have bought several aea them out to friends and eventually losing track of them. On the other hand, the United Kingdom has managed to maintain their fuel supply wea some semblance of normality. Just after takeoff, nuclear weapons start flying. Now the Delta Tango must search for a safe place to land. I suppose the world was a different place eek, nearly 40y ago!


I read dwn book a long long q time ago, and then lost it. But really, he just wants to be Mr. I just couldn’t get enough of these type of stories. I learned three things from this book: Be the first to ask a question about Down to a Sunless Sea.

While en-route a nuclear war breaks out and the flight for survival begins I read this book a long long long time ago, and then lost it.

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If you cannot return to your origin and your destination is now radioactively hot – your options are severely limited to the amount of fuel remaining in the tank. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please try again later.

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While the concept is intriguing nuclear war rages while a transatlantic flight is in airSew not sure it’s entirely a coincidence that virtually the only people saved are Caucasian Americans and Western Europeans. Read reviews that mention sunless sea years ago new york nuclear war read this book david graham united states happy ending jonah scott end of the world south pole well written never returned york city character development get a copy book about 12 years many years anyone knows last page.

I have wanted to re-read this novel forever, but have never been able to find a copy. The movie will possibly star Morgan Freeman.

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