Earth Abides by George Rippey Stewart
Returning from a field trip, Isherwood Williams discovers that a mysterious plague has destroyed human civilization during his absence and makes his way to San Francisco, where he finds a few survivors who build a small community, living like their pioneer ancestors. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.
The 1317th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 11th on 50 Books to Read Before You Die (Complex)