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    Book Review: Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang

    by Part of my quest to read all of the Hugo Award novel winners. This book won in 1977. Dystopias are making a comeback in the last few. So are end of the world stories. Neither is a new story, and if some of the modern ones give an interesting twist here and there, most of them are more or less walking over the same ground, sometimes with new technology or slightly more inclusive casts. Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang is an end of the world as we know, staring across the edge of human extinction, dystopic, far side of the apocalypse story. Actually, it’s three of them. And…