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United States of Japan

Author: Peter Tieryas Liu
Publisher: Nottingham : Angry Robot, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Decades ago, Japan won the Second World War. Americans worship their infallible Emperor, and nobody belives that Japan's conduct in the war was anything but exemplary. Nobody, that is, except the George Washingtons - a shadowy group of rebels fighting for freedom. Their latest subversive tactic is to distribute an illegal video game that asks players to imagine what the world might be like if the United States had  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Alternative histories (Fiction)
Fiction
Science fiction
Ebook
Ebook Adult Fiction
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Liu, Peter Tieryas, 1979-
United States of Japan.
Nottingham : Angry Robot, 2016
(OCoLC)936360413
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Tieryas Liu
ISBN: 9780857665348 0857665340
OCLC Number: 944241945
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Title Page; Dedication; War Relocation Authority Center #051; South of San Jose; Los Angeles; FORTY YEARS LATER; Los Angeles; 2:12am; 8:39am; 9:38am; 10:15am; 11:31am; 12:11pm; 12:54pm; 6:12pm; 8:37pm; 11:41pm; Los Angeles; 2:08am; 2:45am; 3:12am; 3:41am; 4:21am; 4:52am; 5:32am; 12:15pm; 12:55pm; 10:55pm; TEN YEARS PREVIOUSLY; San Diego; 10:08am; 11:25am; 12:43pm; 2:31pm; 3:16pm; 7:34pm; 9:12pm; 11:41pm; PRESENT; Los Angeles; 4:02am; 4:59am; 5:43am; 6:02am; 7:44am; 7:52am; 9:16am; 9:42am; 11:13am; 6:49pm; 8:22pm; 11:43pm; Catalina Island; 10:11am; 12:12pm; 1:45pm; 2:37pm; 3:14pm; 5:53pm. 6:39pm8:46pm; North of San Diego; TWENTY-EIGHT YEARS AGO; Los Angeles; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Legals.
Responsibility: Peter Tieryas.

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Part detective story, part brutal alternate history, United States of Japan is a stunning successor to Philip K Dick's The Man in the High Castle.  Read more...

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