BOOK REVIEW: On the Beach by Nevil Shute (1957) -
Watching the news, we’d be forgiven for believing the end of the world is upon us. Such millenarianism has a firm place in popular culture, in TV, film, literature, comics and, indeed, politics. But it is hardly new. Though today we are more likely to think about global viral pandemics, asteroids from space or aContinue reading