The inspiration for Dr. Strangelove! In the late-'50s post-nuclear war tradition, Peter George's (Peter Bryant's) tale of men struggling to get the bomb off took quite a turn before reaching the screen. Still, it's the author's best-known work, and at one George was hired by Kubrick to transfer his work to celluloid. First published 1958.The inspiration for Dr. Strangelove! In the late-'50s post-nuclear war tradition, Peter George's (Peter Bryant's) tale of men struggling to get the bomb off took quite a turn before reaching the screen. Still, it's the author's best-known work, and at one George was hired by Kubrick to transfer his work to celluloid. First published 1958.Read Less
Very Good. Third Ace printing in Very Good condition. This was the basis for the Stanley Kubrick move Dr. Strangelove. The novelization of the movie bore the byline Peter George. Bookstore stamp on first page, a small it of light scraping top left front cover, old price blacked out on first page.
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Good. 16mo-over 5¾"-6¾" tall. Edge and corner wear; scuffed and scratched; spine is creased as well as the center and upper and lower corners of the front of the wrapper; some shelf wear; pages are toning; lower corners of the first few pages are creased; overall a nice used first edition! Black and white illustrated wrapper with red and black lettering. 191 action-packed and historical pages! "Is FAIL-SAFE foolproof? Red Alert by Peter Bryant is the original novel about an unauthorized H-bomb attack on the USSR by American B-52s despite our Fail-Safe system. Can our President prevent Russian retaliation? ........."
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