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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, published in 1972,O'Sullivan, Emer.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Penguin Books is a British publishing house.

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

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

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

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

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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 ("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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