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3.00100300902708 out of 53.00100300902708 out of 53.00100300902708 out of 53.00100300902708 out of 53.00100300902708 out of 5 3.00 (997 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Harry Turtledove Narrator: George Guidall Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The American Empire Trilogy Release Date:
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Following Blood and Iron and The Center Cannot Hold, The Victorious Opposition triumphantly concludes Harry Turtledove’s American Empire trilogy—a masterful saga of alternate history. War is brewing yet again as the USA struggles to occupy Canada, and the CSA begins forcing blacks into concentration camps. Download and start listening now!


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  • … almost impossible to praise too highly. Booklist, starred review

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  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Emma | 11/6/2012

    " I found this book to jump around too much for my taste. This is the first of Turtledove's books that I have read, but I felt so disconnected from all of the stories. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by James | 9/27/2012

    " On it goes. In Harry Turtledove's alternate world, some of the things that happened in Europe between the world wars happen in the United States and Confederate States instead; interesting to think about how people here would have felt and acted in those circumstances. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Kb | 2/11/2012

    " The end of a trilogy that deals more with politics than war, which I find much more interesting. Characters that we've known for books are dying, replaced by their children who were newborns in previous titles. Turtledove's imagination is without limits. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Robert Shultz | 1/28/2012

    " Great set up for the coming showdown between the USA and CSA. The one gripe is using the Holocaust as an entertainment component of the novel. "

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Author Harry Turtledove

Harry Turtledove, known as the “Master of Alternative History,” is the Hugo and Nebula Award–winning author of a number of bestselling series and standalone novels. He received his PhD from UCLA in Byzantine history and worked as a technical writer for the Los Angeles County Office of Education before becoming a full-time fiction writer. He also served as the treasurer of the Science Fiction Writers of America. He has written a number of successful series, including the Crosstime Traffic series, the Darkness series, and the Worldwar I Colonization series, among others. His standalone works include Ruled Brittania, Every Inch a King, Conan of Venarium, Household Gods, and Justinian.