48 Hours

By William R. Forstchen
Read by Bronson Pinchot

unabridged

Format: CD (In Stock)
  • Available on 01/08/2019

    ISBN: 9781470813215

  • Available on 01/08/2019

    ISBN: 9781470813208

  • Available on 01/08/2019

    ISBN: 9781470813222

  • Available on 01/08/2019

    ISBN: 9781982620868

Runtime: 11.19 Hours
Category: Fiction/Thrillers/Suspense
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

From the New York Times bestselling author of the smash hit One Second After series comes 48 Hours, a nail-biting and prescient thriller about a solar storm with the power to destroy the world’s electrical infrastructure.

In forty-eight hours, the earth will be hit by a coronal mass ejection (CME) from the sun, a “Carrington Event” that has the power to shut down and possibly destroy the world’s electrical infrastructure. To try and prevent permanent damage, everything goes dark prior to the hit: global communications are shut down; hospital emergency generators are disconnected; the entire internet, media broadcasting, and cell phone systems are turned off.

Will the world’s population successfully defend itself in the wake of the CME, or will mass panic lead to the breakdown of society as we know it?

William R. Forstchen is at his best in 48 Hours, a tale of the resilience of American citizens when faced with a crisis.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“When you’re done with this one, you’re going to ask yourself: Is this possible? Can it really happen? Here’s the scary part. Not only can it happen, it already has, only this time it’s going to be far, far worse. A surreal treat.” Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author

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Author

Author Bio: William R. Forstchen

William R. Forstchen has a PhD from Purdue University with specializations in Military History and the History of Technology. He is a Faculty Fellow and Professor of History at Montreat College. He is the author of fifty books, including the New York Times bestselling John Matherson series, the Lost Regiment series, and the award-winning young adult novel We Look Like Men of War. He has also authored numerous short stories and articles about military history and military technology.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD, Playaway
Category: Fiction/Thrillers/Suspense
Runtime: 11.19
Audience: Adult
Language: English