Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse - 08 edition

Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse (ISBN10: 1597801054; ISBN13: 9781597801058)
ISBN13: 978-1597801058
ISBN10: 1597801054

Summary: Famine, Death, War, and Pestilence: The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, the harbingers of Armageddon - these are our guides through the Wastelands . . .
From the Book of Revelation to The Road Warrior; from A Canticle for Leibowitz to The Road, storytellers have long imagined the end of the world, weaving eschatological tales of catastrophe, chaos, and calamity. In doing so, these visionary authors have addressed one of the most challenging and enduring themes o ...show moref imaginative fiction: the nature of life in the aftermath of total societal collapse.

Gathering together the best post-apocalyptic literature of the last two decades from many of today's most renowned authors of speculative fiction - including George R.R. Martin, Gene Wolfe, Orson Scott Card, Carol Emshwiller, Jonathan Lethem, Octavia E. Butler, and Stephen King - Wastelands explores the scientific, psychological, and philosophical questions of what it means to remain human in the wake of Armageddon. Whether the end of the world comes through nuclear war, ecological disaster, or cosmological cataclysm, these are tales of survivors, in some cases struggling to rebuild the society that was, in others, merely surviving, scrounging for food in depopulated ruins and defending themselves against monsters, mutants, and marauders.

Complete with introductions and an indispensable appendix of recommendations for further reading, Wastelands delves into this bleak landscape, uncovering the raw human emotion and heart-pounding thrills at the genre's core. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 08
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Night Shade Books
Published: 01/01/2008
International: No



List Price: $16.99
Used $4.25
Used
Save $12.74 (75%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 17 hours and 31 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

82 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (82)  |  New (15)  |  Like New (4)  |  Very Good (7)  |  Good (48)  |  Acceptable (8)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.62
Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GoodwillTucson
Tucson, AZ
Seller Rating: 4.52
Please Read This Description- Used - Acceptable. No apparent writing/highlighting. Binding in good condition. Some scuffs and scratches. Minor wear around edges. Minor stains on cover / fore-edges. Bl ...show moreacked out price sticker. --Please read our Seller Info and Policies prior to placing your order. Stock photo used for item picture. ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Goodwill Industries of SA
Tucson, AZ
Seller Rating: 4.61
Acceptable Please Read This Description-Used-Acceptable. No apparent writing/highlighting. Binding in good condition. Some scuffs and scratches. Minor wear around edges. Minor stains on cover / fore ...show more-edges. Blacked out price sticker. --Please read our Seller Info and Policies prior to placing your order. Stock photo used for item picture. ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
HippoBooks-DB
Toledo, OH
Seller Rating: 4.5
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Sierra Nevada Books
Reno, NV
Seller Rating: 4.56
Biggest little used bookstore in the world.
$13.29
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Tankerous Media
ACWORTH, GA
Seller Rating: 4.04
1597801054 This item is pre-owned - acceptable condition - may include notes, markings, underlining, highlighting, bent corners, scuffed edges, creased pages, and shelf wear. Please allow 4 - 14 bu ...show moresiness days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! ...show less
$15.15
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.19
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close