on the earth of this novel, stated to be an concept for Philip ok. Dick’s The guy within the excessive Castle, the Confederacy has triumphed and develop into an imperialist state. what's left of the USA has been tired of its assets and is trapped in a melancholy. Hodge, a tender guy dwelling in a village in rural ny along with his mom and dad, makes a decision to move to town to flee his another way inevitable way forward for poverty and indentured servitude.
however the specter of battle among the Confederacy and the opposite nice international energy, the German Union, haunts the full area, and a nationalist terrorist crew has different plans for Hodge. prior to lengthy, he's swept up within the politics of the day and turns into concerned with a gorgeous physicist who's engaged on a computer meant to alter his fate—and the destiny of the world.
lengthy earlier than Harry Turtledove’s The weapons of the South, Bring the Jubilee used to be the 1st novel to pose the query “What if the South had received the Civil War?” A counterfactual vintage, it was once incorporated in popular technology fiction editor David Pringle’s checklist of the a hundred top technology Fiction Novels.
This book positive aspects an illustrated biography of Ward Moore together with infrequent photographs from the author’s estate.
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