'48 Book Review Summary

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of '48

In 1945, Hitler unleashes a disease on Britain which kills all but a handful of people. One man is chased by the Blackshirts (who are slowly dying) so they can find a way to stop their own deaths.
The review of this Book prepared by Crybbe

Please enter the number 42 plus two in the right box.

Chapter Analysis of '48

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Tone of story    -   Dry-cynical Time/era of story:    -   1930's-1950's Medical Thriller    -   Yes Medical Plotlets:    -   cure/disease Disaster, natural or nuclear    -   Yes Kind of disaster:    -   plague Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   pilot, airforce


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Misc setting    -   sewers/subways

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gorey descriptions deaths/dead bodies Unusual forms of death    -   asphyxiation    -   run over    -   biohazard/virus    -   exploded into bits Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

Books with storylines, themes & endings like '48

James Herbert Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian