Islands of Abandonment by Cal Flyn

Islands of Abandonment

Cal Flyn

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384 pages | first published 2021

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This is a book about abandoned places: ghost towns and exclusion zones, no man’s lands and fortress islands – and what happens when nature is allowed to reclaim its place. In Chernobyl, following the nuclear disaster, only a handful of people retu...
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informative 89%
reflective 70%
hopeful 53%
challenging 40%
inspiring 30%
adventurous 28%
sad 17%
dark 13%
emotional 9%
mysterious 7%
relaxing 1%


medium 69%
slow 25%
fast 5%

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