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The Nuclear Age

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At the age of 49, after a lifetime of insomnia and midnight peril, William Cowling believes the hour has come for him to sieze control. So, he begins ... Show synopsis

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  • The Nuclear Age (Penguin Books) – Trade paperback (1996)
    by Tim O'Brien

    The Nuclear Age

    Trade paperback, Penguin Books
    1996
    English
    312 pages

    ISBN: 0140259104
    ISBN-13: 9780140259100

    "The Nuclear Age" is about one man's slightly insane attempt to come to terms with a dilemma that confronts us all -- a little thing called The Bomb. The year is 1995, and William Cowling has finally found the courage to meet his fears head-on. Cowling's courage takes the form of a hole that he begins digging in his backyard in an effort to "bury" all thoughts of the apocalypse. Cowling's wife, however, is ready to leave him; his daughter has taken to calling him "nutto"; and Cowling's own checkered past seems to be rising ... Show more

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