The Bright Companion Author:Edward LLewellyn When the by product of the greatest contraceptive ever discovered turned out to be sterility for teh next generation, the result was predictable. Within a century the population of the"civilized world dropped to a tiny remnant of narrow-minded survivors. Their few communities were rulled by hard-shelled fanatics whose prime need was women who co... more »uld still bear children.
Anne had been such a trade-off "wife" and when she slew her captor and fled, there was only one who would help her. This was the young man whose hidden stock of medicines made him a necessity to the isloated homesteads.
The surprising and exciting adventures of Anne and David as they fled their barbarous pursuers and headed for a legendary sanctuary far across the ocean is a realistic and imaginative projection of a world that yet may be.
Edward Llwellyn himself a scientist of high achievements, is the author of "The Douglas Convolution", a novel of the same futurity.« less