By Nick Cole
40 years after the destruction of civilization...Man is decreased to salvaging the ruins of a damaged global. One man’s such a lot prized ownership is Hemingway’s vintage ‘The previous guy and the Sea.’ With the phrases of the unconventional echoing around the barren region, a survivor of the Nuclear Holocaust trips into the unknown to wreck a curse.
What follows is a big story of survival and patience.
One guy needs to continue to exist the wasteland desert and mankind long past savage to find the reality of Hemingway’s vintage story of guy as opposed to nature.
Part Hemingway, half Cormac McCarthy’s the line, a suspenseful odyssey into the darkish middle of the Post-Apocalyptic American southwest.
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Com. On the right side of the search box, there is a camera icon. This is their “Search by Image” feature. 1 A Google search with a site term that restricts the results to a particular domain. 2 Using quotes around a term on a Google search forces Google to search for that exact phrase. 3 The Google Images search page. Note the camera icon on the right of the search box; click it to Search by Image. 4 The default Search by Image box where you can input the web address (URL) of an image. 3 shows the main Google image search page.
There are other ways beyond Google to find current social media pages, too. Social media search engines take names or possible usernames as input and then search across social media sites to find accounts. These services are constantly changing, and the companion website for the book has an updated list. A Google search for “social search engine” will likely bring up the latest results. BY OTHER SERVICES Finally, people finding/background check services on the web may be a good source of background information.