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Temporarily out of stock. In fact, this book could simply not have been written had Turtledove not had a tight and complete grasp of the facts he’s departing from, in order to create the modified world. I like alternative history because I like OTL history, and I like seeing what a storyteller can do with the astoundingly rich vein of material there is in any historical account.
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