Free study guide: alas, babylon by pat frank - free booknotes randy has complete trust in his brother's analysis of the geopolitical situation by the end of the novel, she and the doctor are close enough to discuss marriage his concern is not fettered by the social and racial attitudes of the times.
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Behind his back he was called a fool and a traitor to his state and his race randolph rowzee bragg, whose great-grandfather had been a. Book review: pat frank's “alas, babylon” frank exhibits minimal insight about the nature of human conflict or the stilted belief systems that bring about catastrophe alas, babylon is more of a relic than anything else––good for cut off from national and state support systems––food, water, electricity, gas,.
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