World War Z

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World War Z

An Oral History of the Zombie War

By Max Brooks

Turtleback Books, Prebound, 9780606116169, 342pp.

Publication Date: October 16, 2007

Description
Brooks, author of the straight-faced parody "The Zombie Survival Guide," tells the story of the world's desperate battle against the zombie threat with a series of first-person accounts by various characters around the world.


About the Author
Ne en 1972 a New York, Max Brooks est le fils du celebre Mel Brooks ("La folle histoire de l espace", "Frankenstein junior" ) et de l actrice Anne Bancroft. Membre entre 2001 et 2003 de l equipe creative du "Saturday Night Live", il a egalement participe comme acteur a plusieurs series televisees et prete sa voix a des personnages d animation ("Batman", "Justice League"). Il vit aujourd hui a Los Angeles. Ses ouvrages, devenus des references (dont "World War Z", adapte au cinema), connaissent un immense succes dans le monde entier.