Synopses & Reviews
A new alternate history of America from the author of The Peshawar Lancers, the bestselling novel the Chicago Sun-Times called "a pleasure to read" and Harry Turtledove hailed as "first-rate adventure all the way."
1945: An ex-marine has discovered a portal that permits him to travel between the America he knows-and a virgin America untouched by European influence. 21st century: The two realities collide...
"In this luscious alternative universe, sidekicks quote the Lone Ranger and Right inevitably triumphs with panache. What more could adventure-loving readers ask for?"-Publishers Weekly
"A novel of complex landscapes, both moral and geographical...Copious amounts of suspense and action." -Locus
"The moral landscapes of this novel are intriguing, and the sight of an undeveloped West Coast is unforgettable."-Scifi.com
In 1946, a soldier just back from the Pacific discovers a portal that permits him to travel between the America he knows and a virgin America untouched by European influence in the 21st century: But the two realities soon collide.
About the Author
S. M. Stirling is the author of numerous novels, both on his own and in collaboration. A former lawyer and an amateur historian, he lives in the Southwest with his wife, Jan.