Children of the dust

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Harper & Row,
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1st American ed.
Everyone thought, when the alarm bell rang, that it was just another fire practice. But the first bombs had fallen on Hamburg and Leningrad, the headmaster said, and a full-scale nuclear attack was imminent ...It's a real-life nightmare. Sarah and her family have to stay cooped up in the tightly-sealed kitchen for days on end, dreading the inevitable radioactive fall-out and the subsequent slow, torturous death, which seems almost preferable to surviving in a grey, dead world, choked by dust.But then, from out of the dust and the ruins and the desolation, comes new life, a new future, and a whole brave new world...
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Grouping Title children of the dust
Grouping Author lawrence louise
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subject_facet Fiction, Nuclear warfare -- Juvenile fiction, Science fiction -- Juvenile fiction, Survival -- Juvenile fiction
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title_short Children of the dust
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