Alfred Coppel served as a fighter pilot in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. After his discharge, he started his career as a writer. He became one of the most prolific pulp authors of the 1950s and 1960s, using pseudonyms that included Robert Cham Gilman and A.C. Marin. He wrote for variety many pulp magazines and later "slick" publishers. Although he wrote in many genres, he is most remembered for his many excellent science fiction stories, including this one.
This story was first published in Planet Stories in 1950. In it two rival superpowers threaten to destroy all life in the Universe with their insane lust for power and only one man...and one woman...can stop them.
Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?
Yes. Totally absorbing
What other book might you compare The Last Two Alive! to and why?
Never read anything like it.
Which character – as performed by Jim Roberts – was your favorite?
Main guy - the hero of story.
If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?
Tough One..Maybe..."An End and a Beginning"
Any additional comments?
Good story with increidible end. Maybe I should have seen it coming but....took me totally by surprise. I think my jaw actually dropped! Neve was also vey good. Did not overdo it as some tend to do.
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