Armageddon 2419 AD

Armageddon 2419 AD

by Philip Francis Nowlan

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Overview

In Armageddon - 2419 A.D., Buck, a victim of accidental suspended animation, awakens five hundred years later to discover America groaning under the tyranny of the villainous Han, ruling from the safety of their armored machine-cities. Falling in love with one of America's new warrior-women, Wilma Deering, Rogers soon become a central figure in using newly-developed scientific weapons - disintegrators, jumping belts, inertron, and paralysis rays - to revolt against the Han.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781729517826
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 10/28/2018
Pages: 152
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.33(d)

About the Author

Philip Francis Nowlan (born 1888 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, died February 1, 1940 in Philadelphia) was an American science fiction author.
After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania he worked as a newspaper columnist. He married, moved to the Philadelphia suburb of Bala Cynwyd and created and wrote the Buck Rogers comic strip, illustrated by Dick Calkins. The character Buck Rogers first appeared in Nowlan's 1928 novella Armageddon 2419 A.D. as Anthony Rogers. The comic strip ran for over forty years and spun off a radio series, a 1939 movie serial, and two television series. Nowlan also wrote several other novellas for the science fiction magazines as well as the posthumously published mystery, The Girl from Nowhere. Philip Francis Nowlan was married to Theresa Junker Nowlan. They had ten children including Philip, Mary, Helen, Louise, Theresa, Mike, Larry, Pat, John, and Joe.

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Armageddon 2419 A.D. 3.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 12 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a fun book. Once you read it you will finally know the real Buck Rogers story. The science is dated but the author had a great imagination so it goes unnoticed. It is a classic.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Book was incomplete Tony spent at least one chapter a prisoner of the Hans in the original paper back book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
No depth to the players and little to the story
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The only problem I have now is locating the rest of the sequels!
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Lori Brown More than 1 year ago
I was kind of expecting more...good short story though
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Alright. I'm there.