Thief of Time presents them functioning as a full-scale Time Patrol, ensuring that history occurs at all. Speculative work that narrates from the point of view of an alternate history is variously known as " recursive alternate history ", a "double-blind what-if", or an "alternate-alternate history".
It tells the story of the knight Tirant the White from Brittany who travels to the embattled remnants of the Byzantine Empire. In both science fiction and fantasy, whether a given parallel universe is an alternate history may not be clear.
Roosevelt is defeated in in his bid for a third term as President of the United States, and Charles Lindbergh is elected, leading to a U.
Strikingly, the characters in Ada seem to acknowledge their own world as the copy or negative version, calling it "Anti-Terra" while its mythical twin is the real "Terra. Prior to that time, a POD occurred: The story follows a Jewish detective solving a murder case in the Yiddish-speaking semi-autonomous city state of Sitka.
Harry Turtledove has launched the Crosstime Traffic series for teenagers featuring a variant of H. Kingsley Amis set his novel The Alteration in the 20th century, but major events in the Reformation did not take place, and Protestantism is limited to the breakaway Republic of New England.
Actual historical figures are seen in a much different light: What you do for the better increases the portion of the multiverse where good things happen.
These communities are transported from the present or the near-future to the past or to another time-line via a natural disaster, the action of technologically advanced aliens, or a human experiment gone wrong.
Guido Morselli described the defeat of Italy and subsequently France in World War I in his novel Past Conditional Contro-passato prossimo where the static Alpine front line which divided Italy from Austria during that war collapses when the Germans and the Austrians forsake trench warfare and adopt blitzkrieg twenty years in advance.
Use the information on the rubrics as a guide. A recent time traveling splitter variant involves entire communities being shifted elsewhere to become the unwitting creators of new time branches.
Federal Government after Albert Gallatin joins the Whiskey Rebellion in and eventually leads to the creation of a libertarian utopia. American humorist author James Thurber parodied alternate history stories about the American Civil War in his story "If Grant had been drinking at Appomattox", which he accompanied with this very brief introduction: He saves the city from Islamic conquestand even chases the Turks deeper into lands they had previously conquered.
Many writers—perhaps the majority—avoid the discussion entirely. Henry Moseley applies this theory to "degauss the effects of cold iron and release the goetic forces.
In his "World gone mad", pieces of Earth traded places with their analogs from different timelines. The cross-time theme was further developed in the s by Keith Laumer in the first three volumes of his Imperium sequence, which would be completed in Zone Yellow Beam PiperSam Merwin, Jr.
The story follows Professor Minott and his students from a fictitious Robinson College as they wander through analogues of worlds that followed a different history.
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