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Farnham's Freehold by Robert A. Heinlein

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  • Jul 5, 2010
Wackiness in a parallel universe. Addresses race, childbirth, and the possibility of a dangerous future
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review by . November 08, 2008
Farnham's Freehold by Robert A. Heinlein
Hugh Farnham is a blue-collar survivalist who likes to play Bridge. His college-age daughter Karen, her friend Barbara, his lawyer son Duke, his alcoholic wife Grace, and house servant Joe are playing cards at his house the night the bombs hit. Everyone scrambles to safety inside Hugh's modern bomb shelter.     As the bombs fall and his wife is passed out, Hugh starts up an affair with his daughter's friend Barbara, right in the shelter. As if Hugh's shallowness and arrogance …
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A nuclear blast hurls an American family into a future "utopia" based on ancient evil. Hugh Farnham and his family would be slaves unless he could find a way to escape beyond the reach of the Master Race.
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ISBN-10: 0671722069
ISBN-13: 978-0671722067
Author: Robert A. Heinlein
Genre: Science fiction novel
Publisher: Baen (February 1, 1994)
Date Published: (February 1, 1994) Original Publication Date 1964
Format: Mass Market Paperback: 352 pages, Product Dimensions: 6.8 x 4.1 x 0.8 inches
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