By Nevil Shute
Nevil Shute’s strongest novel—a bestseller for many years after its 1957 publication—is an unforgettable imaginative and prescient of a post-apocalyptic world.
After a nuclear global struggle III has destroyed lots of the globe, the few last survivors in southern Australia watch for the radioactive cloud that's heading their manner and bringing definite loss of life to all people in its course. between them is an American submarine captain suffering to withstand the data that his spouse and kids within the usa has to be useless. Then a faint Morse code sign is picked up, transmitting from someplace close to Seattle, and Captain Towers needs to lead his submarine workforce on a bleak travel of the ruined global in a determined look for indicators of lifestyles. either terrifying and extremely relocating, On the seashore is a remarkably convincing portrait of ways usual humans may possibly face the main incredible nightmare.