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by | Read by Joe Barrett

Fiction • 13 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2009

What would happen in the U.S. in the event of an EMP (electromagnetic pulse) attack? The answer: Everything electronic—EVERYTHING—would be fried. That’s exactly what happens in this story, which centers on Colonel John Matherson, U.S. Army, Retired, now a professor of history in Black Mountain, North Carolina. The characters' powers of ingenuity are challenged to the limit as they realize just how fragile the barrier between civilization and barbarism is. Joe Barrett’s baritone is steady and sometimes a bit gravelly, and his serious tone suits these events well. His vocal characterizations are not as good as his narrative, but they do not distract from the story overall. M.T.F. © AudioFile 2009, Portland, Maine [Published: JULY 2009]



Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2009

CD ISBN 9781433256998 $29.95 • Eleven CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources


Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2009

CS ISBN 9781433256967 $65.95 • Ten cassettes

CD ISBN 9781433256974 $90.00 • Eleven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781433257001 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

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