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Worlds That Weren"t

by Harry Turtledove

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Published by Penguin Group USA, Inc. in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24246896M
ISBN 109780786586356, 9781429501972

Appearances, especially the Greasers' awareness of how they look around the Socs, are prominent in Chapter 3. When the Socs stop the boys with Cherry and Marcia, "Two-bit took a long drag on his cigarette, Johnny slouched and hooked his thumbs in his pockets, and I stiffened." Ponyboy notes that, "We can look meaner than anything when we want Author: S. E. Hinton.   Janae is one of the few “oldies” to have Mrs. S. as a critique group leader. After winning the novel contest in with her book Recollections, she has mainly written oodles of poetry and term papers. She has a love for cultures and the arts, sweet tea, and C.S. Lewis.

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A prequel to her Book of Ash tetralogy, Mary Gentle's novella "The Logistics of Carthage" concerns Christian warriors serving pagan Turks in a North Africa conquered by Visigoths instead of Vandals, and is the strongest story in Worlds That Weren't.   Some are. There is a cosmology in the Bible. Stars and planets and constellations are called by names we know. Like Orion and the Pleiades, or names we no longer commonly use, like ‘Lucifer,’ for the morning representation of the planet Venus.(Ven.


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Worlds That Weren't is a collection of four alternate history stories, each written by a different author known in part for their own work in the genre. Each story diverges from history as we know it at a different point, with some going much further than others.

The stories by S.M. Stirling and Mary Gentle are related to novels they previously published/5. Worlds That Weren't - Kindle edition by Williams, Walter Jon, Turtledove, Harry, S. Stirling, Mary Gentle.

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Stirling envisions life "in the wilds of a re-barbarized Texas" after asteroids strike the earth in the 19th century; Sidewise /5(5). Buy a cheap copy of Worlds That Weren't book by Harry Turtledove.

Alternate history is the branch of speculative fiction that explores what might have happened if history had taken a different turn. The obvious changes, like the Free shipping over $/5(5). Buy Worlds That Weren't by Harry Turtledove, Walter Jon Williams, S M Stirling online at Alibris.

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In this collection of novellas, four masters of alternate history turn back time, twisting the facts with four excursions into what might have been. Get this from a library. Worlds that weren't. [Harry Turtledove;] -- Presents a collection of four novellas which explore alternate history, including "The Daimon," in which Sokrates leads his soldiers to victory over the Spartans, and in "The Last Ride of German.

Four award-winning authors. Four amazing alternate this collection of novellas, four masters of alternate history turn back time, twisting the facts with four excursions into what might have been.

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Description: pages ; 18 cm: Contents: The daimon / Harry Turtldove --Shikari in Galveston / S.M. Stirling --The logistics of Carthage / Mary Gentle --The last ride of German Freddie / Walter Jon sibility. Millions of young readers have loved the Worlds Worst Children tales now they will revel in this delightfully dreadful collection of the most gruesome grown-ups ever: The Worlds Worst the phenomenally bestselling David Walliams and illustrated in glorious colour by the artistic genius, Tony Ross/5.

"maybe the two different worlds we lived in weren't so different. We saw the same sunset." p. Why did Johnny stare at the rings on the Soc's hand. Johnny stared at the rings on the Soc's hand because his face had been cut up by a Soc wearing rings and driving a Mustang.

Johnny recognized the person who had beat him so badly. Some mornings I drive around absently in search of a place to work. It is a passive act, and I find myself making turns the way I imagine flocks of birds decide to veer left or right.

It is a blue feeling to the extent that there is feeling at all, something to do with, perhaps, some fear that the w. "Maybe the two different worlds we lived in weren't so different.

We saw the same sunset." Ponyboy as narrator in Chapter 3. After talking to Cherry and realizing he can really connect with her, Ponyboy uses the sunset as a bridge between the world of the Greasers and that of the : S. Hinton. New York: New American Library - ROC, () dj.

SIGNED hardcover first edition - Four novellas of alternate history from the Spartans in ancient Greece to Tombstone, Arizona.

SIGNED by Turtledove on the title page. Chess’s book is a solid standalone, and she’s a disciplined writer, never overdoing it on infodumping about the differences between the two worlds.

But that also means that we’re left with a ton of intriguing questions—the alternate world sets up is fascinating one, and I hope that she’ll explore more of it sometime in our future.

Maybe the two different worlds we lived in weren't so different. We saw the same sunset." Cherry and Ponyboy have an obvious and instant attraction despite the complex difficulties of their.

Worlds That Weren't books -- the complete book list (bibliography / backlist). Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, reviews, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards.

The authors and/or editors of Worlds That Weren’t perhaps tried to compensate for a supposed lack of knowledge on the reader’s part by including at the end of each novella a concise paragraph consisting of true facts.

My advice for the layperson picking up this book for the first time is to look at this paragraph : Digs.The book represents a couple of days worth of diverting, fun reading and it's not always necessary to be familiar with the authors' worlds (or the history involved) to enjoy the stories.

Nonetheless, though, for people reading the books for their historical merit, you may wish to read the afterwords before the stories to refresh the given /5(14).': ' Cannot choose values in the view worlds that werent novellas of or lot user characters.

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