City at World's End
by Edmond Hamilton
Publisher: ManyBooks 1951
Number of pages: 172
The pleasant little American city of Middletown is the first target in an atomic war -- but instead of blowing Middletown to smithereens, the super-hydrogen bomb blows it right off the map -- to somewhere else in the unimaginably far-distant future.
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