Curious Notions

Curious Notions

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Posing as foreign traders in an alternate twenty-first-century world in which Germany won World War I, secret agents Paul and Lawrence Gomes closely guard the secrets of time travel from the German occupation police who inadvertently threaten the entire Crosstime Traffic enterprise. 25,000 first pri
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Product details

  • Hardback | 272 pages
  • 147.3 x 213.4 x 27.9mm | 340.2g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0765306948
  • 9780765306944

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"Readers nostalgic for the juvenile SF novels of Robert A. Heinlein and Andre Norton will find much to enjoy...Turtledove presents his teenaged heroes with a series of moral choices and dilemmas that will particularly resonate with younger fans. This is a rousing story that reminds us that 'adventure' is really someone else in deep trouble a long way off."
--"Publishers Weekly" on "Gunpowder Empire"
"Turtledove has proved he can divert his readers to astonishing places...I know I'd follow his imagination almost anywhere." --"San Jose Mercury News"
"One of alternate history's authentic modern masters." --"Booklist"
"Harry Turtledove is probably the best practitioner of the classic alternate-history story since L. Sprague de Camp." --"Locus"
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About Harry Turtledove

Harry Turtledove, "the modern master of alternate history," lives in Los Angeles.
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513 ratings
3.59 out of 5 stars
5 19% (97)
4 34% (174)
3 37% (188)
2 9% (47)
1 1% (7)
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