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Settling accounts. The grapple

Author: Harry Turtledove
Publisher: New York : Del Rey/Ballantine Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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It is 1943, the third summer of the new war between the Confederate States of America and the United States. CSA President Featherstone has miscalculated the North's resilience. In Ohio, where Confederate victory was once almost certain, Featherstone's army is crumbling, and reinforcements of uninspired Mexican troops cannot stanch a Northern assault on the heartland. The tide of war is changing, and victory seems  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Alternative histories (Fiction.)
Fiction
History
Alternative histories (Fiction)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Turtledove, Harry.
Settling accounts. The grapple.
New York : Del Rey/Ballantine Books, ©2006
(OCoLC)892059297
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Turtledove
ISBN: 0345457250 9780345457257
OCLC Number: 62697178
Description: 616 pages : map ; 25 cm.
Other Titles: Grapple
Responsibility: Harry Turtledove.
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It is 1943, the third summer of the new war between the Confederate States of America and the United States. CSA President Featherstone has miscalculated the North's resilience. In Ohio, where Confederate victory was once almost certain, Featherstone's army is crumbling, and reinforcements of uninspired Mexican troops cannot stanch a Northern assault on the heartland. The tide of war is changing, and victory seems within the grasp of the USA. Still, new fighting flares from Denver to Los Angeles. As air, ground, and water burn with molten fury, new and demonic tools of killing are unleashed. The U.S. government in Philadelphia has proof that Featherstone is murdering African Americans by the thousands in a Texas gulag. And the leaders of both sides know that the world's next great power will not be the one with the biggest army but the nation that smashes open the power of the atom.--From publisher description.

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