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Z for Zachariah

Z for Zachariah is a post-apocalyptic science-fiction novel by Robert C. O'Brien that was published posthumously in 1974. [1]

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A Report from Group 17

A Report from Group 17, published in 1972,O'Sullivan, Emer.

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Adam

Adam (אָדָם; Aramaic/Syriac: ܐܕܡ; آدم) is a figure from the Book of Genesis who is also mentioned in the New Testament, the deuterocanonical books, the Quran, the Book of Mormon, and the Book of Iqan.

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Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction

Apocalyptic fiction is a subgenre of science fiction and horror fiction that is concerned with the end of human civilization.

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Atheneum Books

Atheneum Books was a New York City publishing house established in 1959 by Alfred A. Knopf, Jr., Simon Michael Bessie and Hiram Haydn.

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Banks Peninsula

Banks Peninsula is a peninsula of volcanic origin on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand.

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Children's literature

Children's literature or juvenile literature includes stories, books, magazines, and poems that are enjoyed by children.

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Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetelu Umeadi "Chiwetel" Ejiofor, CBE (born 10 July 1977) is an English actor, director, and writer.

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Chris Pine

Christopher Whitelaw "Chris" Pine (born August 26, 1980) is an American actor in film and television.

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Compromise

To compromise is to make a deal between different parties where each party gives up part of their demand.

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Craig Zobel

Craig Zobel is an American film director of the films Compliance and Great World of Sound and who also co-founded Homestar Runner and Ron Planet.

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Edgar Award

The Edgar Allan Poe Awards (popularly called the Edgars), named after Edgar Allan Poe, are presented every year by the Mystery Writers of America, based in New York City.

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Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St.

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First-person narrative

A first-person narrative is a story from the first-person perspective: the viewpoint of a character writing or speaking directly about themselves.

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Hardcover

A hardcover, hardback, or hardbound book is one bound with rigid protective covers (typically of cardboard covered with buckram or other cloth, heavy paper, or occasionally leather).

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Hydroelectricity

Hydroelectricity is the term referring to electricity generated by hydropower; the production of electrical power through the use of the gravitational force of falling or flowing water.

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Inversion (meteorology)

In meteorology, an inversion is a deviation from the normal change of an atmospheric property with altitude.

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Ithaca, New York

The city of Ithaca is in central New York and is the county seat of Tompkins County, as well as the largest community in the Ithaca-Tompkins County metropolitan area.

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Jane Addams Children's Book Award

The Jane Addams Children's Book Award is given annually to a children's book published the preceding year that advances the causes of peace and social equality.

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Jane Leslie Conly

Jane Leslie Conly (born 1948) is an American author, the daughter of author Robert C. O'Brien.

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List of works published posthumously

The following is a list of works that were published, performed or distributed posthumously (after the parties involved in its creation died).

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Margot Robbie

Margot Elise Robbie (born 2 July 1990) is an Australian actress.

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Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Mrs.

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Murder

Murder is the killing of another person without justification or valid excuse, and it is especially the unlawful killing of another person with malice aforethought.

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Nerve agent

Nerve agents are a class of phosphorus-containing organic chemicals (organophosphates) that disrupt the mechanism by which nerves transfer messages to organs.

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Novel

A novel is a long narrative, normally in prose, which describes fictional characters and events, usually in the form of a sequential story.

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Nuclear warfare

Nuclear warfare (sometimes atomic warfare or thermonuclear warfare) is a military conflict or political strategy in which nuclear weaponry is used to inflict damage on the enemy.

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Paperback

A paperback (also known as softback or softcover) is a type of book characterized by a thick paper or paperboard cover, and often held together with glue rather than stitches or staples.

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Pen name

A pen name, nom de plume, or literary double is a pseudonym adopted by an author.

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Penguin Books

Penguin Books is a British publishing house.

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Peter Ackroyd

Peter Ackroyd, CBE, FRSL (born 5 October 1949) is an English biographer, novelist and critic with a particular interest in the history and culture of London.

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Play for Today

Play for Today is a British television anthology drama series, produced by the BBC and transmitted on BBC1 from 1970 to 1984.

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Robert C. O'Brien (author)

Robert Leslie Conly (January 11, 1918 – March 5, 1973) (better known by his pen name, Robert C. O'Brien) was an American author and journalist for National Geographic Magazine.

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Science fiction

Science fiction is a genre of fiction dealing with imaginative content such as futuristic settings, futuristic science and technology, space travel, time travel, faster than light travel, parallel universes and extraterrestrial life.

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Self-defense

Self-defense or self-defence (see spelling differences) is a countermeasure that involves defending the well-being of oneself or of another from harm.

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The Horn Book Magazine

The Horn Book Magazine, founded in Boston in 1924, is a bimonthly periodical about literature for children and young adults.

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Tropopause

The tropopause is the boundary in the Earth's atmosphere between the troposphere and the stratosphere.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

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Welch, West Virginia

Welch is a city located in McDowell County in the State of West Virginia.

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Z for Zachariah (film)

Z for Zachariah is a 2015 Icelandic science fiction thriller film, based on the book of the same name by Robert C. O'Brien, directed by Craig Zobel and written by Nissar Modi.

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Zechariah (Hebrew prophet)

Zechariah ("YHWH has remembered"; زكريّا Zakariya' or Zakkariya; Ζαχαρίας Zakharias; Zacharias) was a person in the Hebrew Bible and traditionally considered the author of the Book of Zechariah, the eleventh of the Twelve Minor Prophets.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Z_for_Zachariah

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