World War Z

March 16, 2013 - 3:45 pm No Comments

World War Z
Author: Max Brooks
Publisher: Gerlad Duuckworth & Co Ltd
Page count/size: 344pp
Release Date: 27 July 2007
Reviewer: Kate Middleton

It began with rumours from China about another pandemic. Then the cases started to multiply and what had looked like the stirrings of a criminal underclass, even the beginnings of a revolution, soon revealed itself to be much, much worse. Faced with a future of mindless, man-eating horror, humanity was forced to accept the logic of world government and face events that tested our sanity and our sense of reality. Based on extensive interviews with survivors and key players in the 10-year fight-back against the horde, World War Z brings the very finest traditions of American journalism to bear on what is surely the most incredible story in the history of civilisation.

Reading this book was much like reading an anthology, with the difference that it all ties in, some of the cases moved me, some made me laugh I really enjoyed how this book looked at lots of different angles and points of view. I’ve already recommended this book to friends.

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