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Alternate Generals III (2005) [Anthology]
by Lee Allred Chris Bunch Lillian Stewart Carl A.M. Dellamonica Jim Fiscus Esther M. Friesner Roland J. Green Brad Linaweaver John Mina Mike Resnick William Sanders Judith Tarr Harry Turtledove Rating: Weighted - 6.7 / Average - 6.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Alternate Generals
Part: 3

Summary (From the publisher):


History shows that leadership is crucial in war, but there are other factors at work. What if history were given a twist or two, and great commanders on land and sea fought their greatest battles under different circumstances?

  • Suppose General Douglas MacArthur had been captured before he could escape from Manila and became a prisoner of war?
  • What if the Prince of Peace came not with soft words but with a sword?
  • Suppose Joan of Arc had not been burnt for heresy and had gone on to lead France very different victories?
  • What if winning the Vietnam War turned out to be worse than losing it?
  • Suppose Genghis Khan had been a convert to Judaism and his horde had fought for a different cause than in our universe?
  • What if the Second Punic War got even weirder than than it did in our history - which, considering what really happened, ain't easy?
  • Suppose even a victorious American Confederacy had trouble getting anyone to take it seriously?

Hugo Award-winner Harry Turtledove and his colleagues turn the past upside down and inside out, and the possibilities are endless...


  • A Key to the Illuminated Heretic by A. M. Dellamonica
  • The Road to Endless Sleep by Jim Fiscus
  • Not Fade Away by William Sanders
  • I Shall Return by John Mina
  • Shock and Awe by Harry Turtledove
  • A Good Bag by Brad Linaweaver
  • The Burning Spear at Midnight by Mike Resnick
  • "It isn't Every Day of the Week" by Roland J. Green
  • Measureless to Man by Judith Tarr
  • Over the Sea from Skye by Lillian Stewart Carl
  • First, Catch Your Elephant by Esther M. Friesner
  • East of Appomattox by Lee Allred
  • Murdering Uncle Ho by Chris Bunch
Edited by Harry Turtledove

Original title: Alternate Generals III


Genre: FictionScience FictionAdventureMilitaristic
FictionScience FictionWorld VersionsAlternate Histories

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Edition #1: Alternate Generals III

Alternate Generals III (2005)
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Language: English

Edited by: Harry Turtledove
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Alternate Generals III (2005)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: Riverdale, NY
Publisher: Baen Books
ISBN: 0743498976
Dimensions: 6.4 x 9.6 x 1.1 in
Pages: 306

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