Crosstime Traffic. My first short story collection, focusing largely (but by no means exclusively) on parallel world stories. First publication in paperback, by. Gunpowder Empire (Crosstime Traffic) [Harry Turtledove] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Jeremy Solter is a teenager growing up in the. Crosstime Traffic Book Series (6 Books). All Formats Kindle Edition. From Book 1. Jeremy Solter is a teenager growing up in the late 21st century. During the.

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While preventing what might have been a terrible collapse of civilization, having access to other crosdtime did not in itself solve all the problems of the Home Timeline.

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Bombs Away Fallout Armistice. The disguise of traders as a way to get in and out of a more primitive culture. This crosstie has a few of those, but it’s a different kind of war.

This article does not cite any sources. Fishing for food and minerals for a wasted 21st century earth is a good addition to this genre. The background strongly resembles that of H.

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All the same, there were plenty of exciting comic books out there to read, and I loved them all. Read reviews that mention roman empire jeremy and amanda alternate history gunpowder empire science crksstime harry turtledove young adult crosstime traffic army knives swiss army beam piper household gods robert heinlein time travel agrippan rome junior high empire never alternate timeline ancient rome never fell.

Book 5 of 6. This neat little book is not really original thematicallybut builds on several alternative history paths already explored by a good number of other authors and tosses in a future American possibility, basically from a “green” perspective. Turtledove’s world, although set in the s, resembles the s of the real world, with modest general advances in technology plus the crosstime capability.


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Through trial and error, it soon becomes clear that there are many alternates where resources are available. If you take it in that spirit, as a coming of age novel that happens to be SF, it’s 4-star. The central premise of the stories is an Earth that has discovered access to alternate universes where history proceeded differently. One tribute paid to Piper’s series is the names of the inventors of temporal transposition: They ended up doing fine.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. The trade paperback is available from these fine booksellers: I still remember the flash of insight when the teacher wrote a song called “K-K-Katy” on the blackboard and taught us to sing it, and the connection between those three Ks and the sound at the beginning of the song clicked into place somewhere in my head, and I began sounding out words.

Not the Roman Empire that fell centuries ago, but a Roman Empire that never fell. Kindle EditionMass Market Paperback. Maybe you’re here because you’ve enjoyed my novels, or because you’ve seen some of these stories in magazines or anthologies and liked them. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. American Front Walk in Hell Breakthroughs. Also Little Lulu and Donald Duck, but those were great, too.

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Views Read Edit View history. I was thoroughly caught, even though I couldn’t follow a lot of what the heck was going on in those stories–when I was seven, most of “Delilah and the Space Rigger” or “The Watchful Poker Chip of H.

Corsstime Novel of Crosstime Traffic. Jeremy and his sister are on their own, Polisso is suddenly under siege, and there’s only so much you can do when cannonballs are crashing through your roof There was a problem filtering reviews right now. This shows considerable restraint of the author Turtledove, who is famous for writing scenes of unfettered sexuality, violence and profanity in his adult novels such as the series of WorldwarSouthern Victoryand The War That Came Early.


While there is considerable violence, the language and plots are restricted by the intended audience. For instance, In High Places includes the prospect of an enslaved girl being sexually abused, but does not use crozstime word “rape” although the word is later used in The Valley-Westside War.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Matisse” went right over my head. Days of Infamy End of the Beginning. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. More About the Authors. The second thing that this book is, is an homage to H. The protagonists in each story are teenagers, usually one boy and one girl, and usually with at least one POV from the home timeline.

I could be a rocket scientist, or a nuclear physicist, but not a writer? I took it as a challenge, though. English Choose a language for shopping. These are good lessons for both life and any novel. Articles lacking sources from July All articles lacking sources. So I went on to first grade and discovered that I was reading the right way after all, and then I went on to second grade, where several very important events in crosstine life happened.