Category: Alternative History

Download e-book for iPad: How Hitler Conquered the World by Frank Omeda

By Frank Omeda

this can be the credible tale of the uncredible. Already on March sixteen, 1939 introduced the German Ministry of Propaganda to the newspapers in Germany that the time period „Greater German global Empire“ isn't utilized in the instant, yet at a beneficial opportunity.
With an outstanding richdom of in all info acurate descriptions of odd genuine incidents, occasions and proof describes this booklet in a different way of fact with the start of worldwide battle II. The reader is thrown in an unknown historical past and whilst faced with awesome occasions and recent secrets and techniques of our background, which in our time indicates their complete energy in our day-by-day reside with no our figuring out in their background.
Read the genuine background and the fiction and be initiated in extremely secrets and techniques of the particular governments of the realm: The unimaginable truth.

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Get The Devil's Advocate: The Epic Novel of One Man's Fight to PDF

By Taylor Caldwell

A revolution is waged opposed to a totalitarian executive during this novel of a dystopian near-future the US from a number 1 New York Times–bestselling author.

within the center of Philadelphia, rebel Andrew Durant has been nursing a festering rage. And he’s no longer on my own. via underground networks, he’s chanced on himself between a mystery hundreds of thousands, development a military referred to as the Minute males. They’re readying themselves for conflict to reclaim what used to be America.
within the kingdom referred to now because the Democracy, self sufficient notion is a specific thing of the previous. The structure is waste paper. A conscienceless president has been appointed via the military—for lifestyles. the govt has co-opted farmland vegetation. electorate are divided among sessions: prosperous agencies and the destitute. components of the rustic devastated by means of warfare or usual catastrophe stay unchecked. On behalf of nationwide safety, associates are steered to undercover agent on each other. Exposing those who find themselves undemocratic is legislations. And all dissenters are eliminated.
Durant, the selected agent for the poverty-stricken rural Democracy, reveals himself more and more remoted and afraid. Mobilizing revolutionaries has turn into a perilous tactic; the Minute males have their very own traitors, infiltrators assigned to undo every little thing Durant and his males are combating to beat. Now, the rebels have purely their ideals left to trust.
a beautiful dystopian imaginative and prescient within the culture of George Orwell’s 1984 and Ayn Rand’s Anthem, The Devil’s Advocate is writer Taylor Caldwell’s “tour de strength” (Kirkus Reviews). greater than a half-century after its unique booklet, this “courageous e-book” is timelier than ever (Chicago Sunday Tribune).
This e-book gains an illustrated biography of Taylor Caldwell together with infrequent photos from the author’s estate.


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François 1er, roi de chimères (BIOGRAPHIES, ME) (French - download pdf or read online

By Franck Ferrand

Au XXIe siècle, François Ier apparaît comme le père de los angeles Renaissance française, l’ami de Léonard de Vinci, le bâtisseur de Chambord et de Fontainebleau, le vainqueur de Marignan, l’allié de Soliman contre l’ennemi juré du royaume, Charles Quint. Mais ces qualities saillants ne sont-ils pas l’arbre qui cache une forêt bien plus complexe ?
Dans cet essai biographique d’un style nouveau, Franck Ferrand dépasse l’image d’Épinal et nous dépeint ce roi sous les characteristics d’un personnage moins brillant qu’on ne le prétend. vehicle le géant débonnaire a connu des triomphes mais aussi des défaites – et ce jusqu’à l. a. captivité. François Ier, héros tourmenté, subit los angeles trahison de son cousin, adora sa soeur et détesta son héritier, frôla plusieurs fois l. a. mort, multiplia les conquêtes amoureuses, vit mourir ses fils aimés… Un homme qui vécut entre une jeunesse de rêve et une vieillesse de cauchemar, torturé par une maladie atroce.
L’historien va plus loin : et si François Ier n’avait pas été un si bon roi ? Louis XII disait de son successeur : « Ce gros garçon gâtera tout. » L’histoire, pour peu qu’on los angeles regarde objectivement, semble lui avoir donné raison. Longtemps dominé par sa mère, manipulé par sa maîtresse, François se laissa aveugler par son amour de l’Italie et par sa haine de l’Empereur. Jouet des factions, facile à duper, le soi-disant « restaurateur des Lettres » instaura l. a. censure et lutta contre l’imprimerie ; il fi nit même par allumer les bûchers d’où partiront les guerres de faith ! Sous une plume érudite et alerte, voici un portrait contrasté, doublé d’une examine implacable.

Couverture : Joos Van Cleve, Portrait de François Ier, roi de France, huile sur bois, entre 1530 et 1535, Paris, Musée Carnavalet
© Flammarion, 2014

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Download e-book for iPad: Ainoko by Jan Merlin

By Jan Merlin

during this scathing depiction of America’s army presence in the course of the US profession of Japan, an single jap woman is banished from domestic to elevate her Amerasian son through a US military sailor within the excitement district of Osaka. Subjected to discrimination and contempt by way of the nation’s tradition, the boy learns to be a pimp, a thief, and a prostitute. Being an outcast, he yearns for attractiveness but if a world-renowned eastern celeb befriends him, the boy cascades deeper into violence. inside its tricky and searing portrayal of a vanquished humans instantly after the destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Jan Merlin’s masterful novel finds the customs and remnants of outdated Nippon surviving amidst the ghastly rubble, until eventually twenty years of rage, ache, and keenness explode because the some distance East confronts West back… by itself terms.

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The Other Side of Magik: The First Tale of The Mirror Worlds by Michael Lingaard PDF

By Michael Lingaard

Imagine a global the place background and nature took a touch assorted direction … Harold received the conflict of Hastings in 1066, the DNA spiral is left-handed, dragons are genuine, werewolves can get a pension, electrical energy does not paintings … and magic does.

England is a twenty-first century international of steam buggies and airships, a global within which magic is the technological know-how that binds the cloth of society. This technology may possibly supply a good destiny for its scholars, together with sixteen-year-old Garreth Aldredge.

In the opposite facet of Magik, Garreth, besides Danny, his double within the parallel universe that's our universe, are sucked into every one other’s global simply because a Mandrake wishes a physique to inhabit, a physique that's impervious to magic.

Can Wizard Emeritus Salamander Ord store Danny from being inhabited by way of the soul of an evil Mandrake, and go back Garreth and Danny to their rightful worlds?

There is another truth to the universe we all know and comprehend. a truly shut and comparable fact that's nearly the exact same, nearly general and well-known … aside from a few minor deviations. background there took a touch varied path.

The different part of Magik is a mesmerising tale which could simply be precise … should you enable your self to believe.

About the Author:
Born in Manchester, England, Michael Lingaard spent his youth in New Zealand. he's now an engineer in Australia. He has written 3 different technology fiction novels.

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Condemned (Spanish Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Manuel Pavón,Ediciones Writers

Cuando se acerca l. a. hora y caemos en los angeles cuenta de que hay un solo camino hasta el suplicio, los angeles memoria nos viene en auxilio y nos arroja al pasado en busca de un refugio seguro.
Oímos l. a. última melodía: los ruidos del calabozo, los insectos, retardatarios, las toses y los ecos lejanos. Los fantasmas de otros muertos que nos vienen a hacer los angeles corte.
Entonces, otros contemplan los angeles escena desde su asiento con una sonrisa.

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Ali Monica,S. Rota Sperti's La storia mai raccontata (Narrativa) (Italian Edition) PDF

By Ali Monica,S. Rota Sperti

C'era una volta una principessa estenuata da intrighi di palazzo, soffocanti restrizioni imposte dall'etichetta, paparazzi ogni dove, un marito distante e infedele, e una suocera che di mestiere faceva l. a. regina. los angeles principessa fuggì da corte in keeping with inseguire l'amore accanto a un Moro dalle significant ricchezze, ma su di lei incombeva l. a. minaccia di un atroce complotto. Prese allora una decisione estrema e irrevocabile: inscenare los angeles propria morte e cominciare una nuova vita, con un nuovo nome e nuovi connotati. Inizia così l. a. sofisticata favola noir che Monica Ali racconta, immaginando in line with girl Diana un destino diverso da quello che incontrò nel tunnel dell'Alma. los angeles principessa adesso si fa chiamare Lydia, abita in un piccolo paese degli Stati Uniti e trascorre le sue giornate tra il lavoro in un canile, il tè con le amiche e gli incontri con un timido ma tenace fidanzato. Assapora i piaceri di una vita lontana dai clamori, anche se il dolore straziante consistent with aver perso i figli non l'abbandona mai. Il fragile equilibrio è minacciato dall'arrivo, casuale e inaspettato, di una vecchia conoscenza: un paparazzo che non ha mai dimenticato i suoi meravigliosi occhi azzurri, nemmeno l. a. minuscola e appena visibile striatura di verde attorno alla sua pupilla destra... Con sguardo penetrante Monica Ali ci porta nella mente della sua principessa e, alternando suspense e colpi di scena, tesse una trama che incrocia verità e finzione, ossessione e paura, storture della fama e desiderio di normalità.

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Nachtblau: Ein historischer Roman (German Edition) by Simone van der Vlugt,Eva Schweikart PDF

By Simone van der Vlugt,Eva Schweikart

Die junge Haushälterin Catrijn ist begeistert, als sie mit ihrer Dienstherrin den großen Rembrandt besuchen darf. Sie selbst kann intestine malen, übt ihr expertise aber nur heimlich aus. Als die Schatten der Vergangenheit sie einholen und sie fliehen muss, findet sie Unterschlupf bei dem Besitzer einer Porzellanfabrik in Delft. Zusammen mit Evert beginnt sie, die faszinierende Keramik zu verzieren, die sich weltweit einen Namen machen wird: Das Delfter Porzellan. Doch das Glück mit der nachtblauen Farbe ist nur von kurzer Dauer. Catrijn weiß, dass sie für eine vergangene Sünde zahlen muss.

"Ein wunderbarer Roman über eine junge Frau aus dem 17. Jahrhundert und die faszinierende Entstehung des weiß-blauen Porzellans aus Delft." Nederlands Dagblad

"So macht Geschichte wieder Vergnügen." Magriet

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Democracy's Missing Arsenal Volume I 1862-190: A Nation - download pdf or read online

By Michael King,John Bredehoft

A country Sundered - an international Engulfed is the 1st quantity of a three-part paintings, Democracy's lacking Arsenal. DMA explores an international within which a accomplice victory within the Civil warfare has devastating results on foreign and nice strength family members over the subsequent century. this isn't a unique; relatively, it's an alternate heritage of an international within which there is not any united usa to function FDR's "Arsenal of Democracy." it's a nightmare international -- one the place slavery is neither stamped out nor fades away, and the place the U.S. can't interfere decisively at the Western entrance since it is enmeshed at the Potomac entrance. quantity One starts in September 1862 no longer with the stalemate of the military of Northern Virginia at Antietam, yet with the cave in of the military of the Potomac a number of rating miles north: at Gettysburg. This victory, denied to Lee in our global simply via happenstance, activates the shelving of the Emancipation Proclamation in addition to Anglo-French diplomatic intervention. the remainder is, good, exchange background, resulting in the realization of quantity One on the negotiated finish of the 1st global conflict -- in 1900.

The results of virtually twenty years of study, examine, and on-the-ground battlefield treks, DMA paints a pragmatic photo of what could have been, with a spotlight some distance varied from different entries within the burgeoning "alternative historical past" style. Northern defeat might have echoed in Bolivia and Brazil, in Persia and the Phillippines, within the debates on Irish domestic Rule and within the crafting of the nature of the redoubtable Georges Clemenceau.

The overriding topic of DMA is that particular activities do subject, that background isn't crafted exclusively through impersonal forces, and that not anything is really inevitable. it may sound a clarion demand ultra-modern international - an markedly imperfect global, to make certain, yet person who has not less than refrained from the deadly absence of Democracy's lacking Arsenal.

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Read e-book online THE LIGHT AGES (DIAHEPTARON: Book V) PDF

By Lawrence A. Murray,Connor M. Stratton

The romantic fistory tells the historical past of ways 6th century eire kept the Greek and Roman Classics, thereby rescuing the the area from the fullness of a dismal Age;, and the way, 4 centuries later, Spanish translators, via spreading them all through Europe, led to the Renaissance

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