American Empire The Centre Cannot Hold

✏Book Title : American Empire The Centre Cannot Hold
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2014-04-20
✏Pages : 704
✏ISBN : 9781444786453
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Empire The Centre Cannot Hold Book Summary : Turtledove's alternate history of America in the last 150 years continues . . . The second book in the American Empire sequence takes the violent American civil war (which has become a world war) to 1924: a time of rebuilding. Life is slowly returning to normal in the devastated cities of Europe and Canada. In the United States, the Socialist Party battles Calvin Coolidge to hold on to power. And it seems as if the Socialists can do no wrong as the stock market soars and America enjoys a prosperity unknown for half a century. But as old names like Custer and Roosevelt fade into history a new generation faces new uncertainties,. In a world of occupiers and the occupied, of simmering hatreds, shattered lives and pent-up violence, the centre can no longer hold. And for a powerful nation, the ultimate shock will come when a fleet of foreign aircraft rains death and destruction on one of the great cities of the United States.

📒The Centre Cannot Hold ✍ Harry Turtledove

✏Book Title : The Centre Cannot Hold
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : New English Library
✏Release Date : 2003-01-20
✏Pages : 503
✏ISBN : 0340820128
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Centre Cannot Hold Book Summary : Turtledove's alternate history of America in the last 150 years continues . . . The second book in the American Empire sequence takes the violent American civil war (which has become a world war) to 1924: a time of rebuilding. Life is slowly returning to normal in the devastated cities of Europe and Canada. In the United States, the Socialist Party battles Calvin Coolidge to hold on to power. And it seems as if the Socialists can do no wrong as the stock market soars and America enjoys a prosperity unknown for half a century. But as old names like Custer and Roosevelt fade into history a new generation faces new uncertainties,. In a world of occupiers and the occupied, of simmering hatreds, shattered lives and pent-up violence, the centre can no longer hold. And for a powerful nation, the ultimate shock will come when a fleet of foreign aircraft rains death and destruction on one of the great cities of the United States.

✏Book Title : American Empire The Victorious Opposition
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2014-04-20
✏Pages : 688
✏ISBN : 9781444786477
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏American Empire The Victorious Opposition Book Summary : Turtledove's alternate history of America in the last 150 years continues . . . The final book in the American Empire sequence takes the violent American civil war (which has become a world war) to the 1930s. Seventy years have passed since the first War Between the States. The North American continent is locked in a battle of politics, economies and moralities. In a world that has already felt the soul-shattering blow of the Great War, North America in 1934 is the powder keg that could ignite another global conflict. The Victorious Opposition is a drama of leaders and followers, spies and traitors, lovers and soldiers. From California to Canada, from combat on the high seas to the secret meetings where former slaves plot a desperate strategy for survival, Harry Turtledove has created a human portrait of a world in upheaval.

📒The Center Cannot Hold ✍ Harry Turtledove

✏Book Title : The Center Cannot Hold
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : Del Rey
✏Release Date : 2003-06-01
✏Pages : 640
✏ISBN : 0345444221
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Center Cannot Hold Book Summary : In 1924, violence, political turmoil, smoldering resentments, and potential revolution threaten to engulf the United States, the Confederacy, and Canada in another World War.

📒Worldwar Striking The Balance ✍ Harry Turtledove

✏Book Title : Worldwar Striking the Balance
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2012-06-21
✏Pages : 528
✏ISBN : 9781444717853
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Worldwar Striking the Balance Book Summary : When alien beings armed with devastatingly superior military technology and bent on conquest invaded earth, Allied and Axis forces were already engaged in a bloody conflict - the Second World War - that spanned the whole globe. Suddenly, humans had to stop fighting each other and unite against this deadly new enemy from beyond the Solar System. From China to North Africa, from hit-and-run cavalry raids in the American West to tank clashes in Eastern Europe, the worldwide conflict raged. Now battlefield defeats, supply shortages, guerrilla warfare in their occupied territories, rebellion within their own ranks and atomic attacks forced the alien leaders to rethink drastically their strategy and tactics. Was it going to be necessary to destroy Earth in order to save it . . . ?

✏Book Title : Settling Accounts In at the Death
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2014-05-08
✏Pages : 624
✏ISBN : 9781444786538
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Settling Accounts In at the Death Book Summary : In the fourth volume of the Settling Accounts sequence it is 1945, and the war between the northern and southern American states that began in 1861 ends at last, as the most inventive and enthralling alternate-history series of our time comes to its surprising conclusion. Victory seems assured as the United States of America drive deep into Confederate States territory, uncovering shocking death camps as they go. But both sides in this war have been working on unimaginably powerful new weapons. Can a new kind of bomb save the Confederate States from defeat at the eleventh hour?

✏Book Title : Star Trek The Centre Cannot Hold
✏Author : Mike W. Barr
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2006-09-01
✏Pages : 86
✏ISBN : 9781416534365
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Star Trek The Centre Cannot Hold Book Summary : MERE ANARCHY A new six-part epic covering thirty years of Star Trek ® history, continuing with an adventure that takes place during the historic five-year mission! Book 2: THE CENTRE CANNOT HOLD A few years after the disaster on Mestiko, the Payav are struggling to rebuild in the wake of the pulsar's damage. The Starship Enterprise returns with a plan to help restore the planet's atmosphere. But the Klingon Empire has also taken an interest in Mestiko, and has come to the aid of one of the world's many factions. Captain James T. Kirk finds himself once again pitted against the Klingon commander Kor, with the fate of Mestiko at stake.

📒The Guns Of The South ✍ Harry Turtledove

✏Book Title : The Guns of the South
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : Del Rey
✏Release Date : 2011-04-20
✏Pages : 576
✏ISBN : 9780307792358
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Guns of the South Book Summary : "It is absolutely unique--without question the most fascinating Civil War novel I have ever read." Professor James M. McPherson Pultizer Prize-winning BATTLE CRY OF FREEDOM January 1864--General Robert E. Lee faces defeat. The Army of Northern Virginia is ragged and ill-equpped. Gettysburg has broken the back of the Confederacy and decimated its manpower. Then, Andries Rhoodie, a strange man with an unplaceable accent, approaches Lee with an extraordinary offer. Rhoodie demonstrates an amazing rifle: Its rate of fire is incredible, its lethal efficiency breathtaking--and Rhoodie guarantees unlimited quantitites to the Confederates. The name of the weapon is the AK-47.... Selected by the Science Fiction Book Club A Main Selection of the Military Book Club From the Paperback edition.

📒The Big Switch ✍ Harry Turtledove

✏Book Title : The Big Switch
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : Del Rey
✏Release Date : 2011-07-19
✏Pages : 432
✏ISBN : 9780345526380
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Big Switch Book Summary : In 1941 Winston Churchill was Hitler’s worst enemy. Then a Nazi secret agent changed everything. What if Neville Chamberlain, instead of appeasing Hitler, had stood up to him in 1938? Enraged, Hitler reacts by lashing out at the West, promising his soldiers that they will reach Paris by the new year. Instead, three years pass, and with his genocidal apparatus not fully in place, Hitler barely survives a coup, while Jews cling to survival, and England and France wonder whether the war is still worthwhile. The stage is set for World War II to unfold far differently from the history we know—courtesy of Harry Turtledove, wizard of “what if?,” in the continuation of his thrilling series: The War That Came Early. Through the eyes of characters ranging from a brawling American serving with the Abraham Lincoln Brigade in Spain to a woman who has seen Hitler’s evil face-to-face, The Big Switch rolls relentlessly forward into 1941. As the Germans and their Polish allies slam into the gut of the Soviet Union in the west, Japan pummels away in the east. Meanwhile, in the trenches of France, French and Czech forces are outmanned but not outfought by their Nazi enemy. Then the stalemate is shattered. In England Winston Churchill dies suddenly, leaving the gray men wondering who their real enemy is. And as the USSR makes peace with Japan, the empire of the Rising Sun looks westward—its war with America about to begin. BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Harry Turtledove's The War That Came Early: Coup d'Etat.

📒The Star And The Rockets ✍ Harry Turtledove

✏Book Title : The Star and the Rockets
✏Author : Harry Turtledove
✏Publisher : Tor Books
✏Release Date : 2011-02-01
✏Pages : 32
✏ISBN : 9781429925976
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Star and the Rockets Book Summary : True story: in 1954, Joe Baumann hit 72 home runs for the Roswell Rockets, the most exciting thing to happen to Roswell since the alien landing. Not to imply a causal relationship. Well, maybe a little one...in Harry Turtledove's The Star and the Rockets. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.