posted on Apr, 2 2014 @ 10:05 AM
One Second After. The story follows 'John' who is a retired Army colonel, turned college professor. He lives in Black Mountain North Carolina
when an EMP attack hits the USA (EMP probably from China via using N. Korea/Iran as a front).
Wiki basic info here
The story does a good job of showing how delicate the system is and how quickly the human herd will be thinned out when
the supply chain fails. I was disappointed that the unmanned nuclear power plants weren't addressed, but the rest of it was pretty good ....
illness, hunger, elderly care, prioritizing medicine and food, 'bad guys', marshal law, cannibals, .... China takes over the West and Mexico
takes over the South West like Texas.
A good read for a rainy afternoon.
Walking Dead fans might like this. It doesn't have zombies but it's apocalyptic survival.