Myrna Goodman, May 16, 2013 (view all comments by Myrna Goodman)
This is a Sci Fi classic. Set in a post-apocalyptic desert in the southwest following a nuclear war, this story is about the attempt to rebuild a lost world of scientific knowledge.Monks in a monastery archive and study the preserved archives of Issac Leibowitz, a Jewish electrical engineer centuries after his death. This book is filled with irony and a compelling tale.
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