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SOLVED: Adult Fiction > SOLVED. Post-Apocalypse; Starts with Main Character bitten by a rattle snake [s]

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Janka | 2 comments 1930's (?) California. The main character is a geology graduate student who gets bitten by a rattlesnake. When he finally makes it back into town, all the people have disappeared. He finds some other survivors, and they rebuild civilization.
I read this as a dime store paperback in the 1980's, and only clued into how old it was by the character's constant search for automobile tires.


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MB Taylor | 22 comments Sounds like Earth Abides


Janka | 2 comments That sounds right. Thanks!


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