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In war times

by Kathleen Ann Goonan

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Tor in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction,
  • Alternative histories (Fiction),
  • Time travel,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    In an alternate-universe depiction of World War II, Sam enlists in the military after his brother is killed at Pearl Harbor and receives plans for a mysterious device from one of his instructors that he spends the war constructing, with unexpected and bizarre results.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKathleen Ann Goonan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.O628 I5 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination348 p. ;
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24741807M
    ISBN 100765313553
    ISBN 109780765313553
    LC Control Number2007005165
    OCLC/WorldCa82287291

    Find book reviews, essays, best-seller lists and news from The New York Times Book Review. Recollections of War Times is a dramatically improved edition of William A. “Gus” McClendon’s memoir of his service in the 15th Alabama Infantry. It has long been recognized among the rarest books by any veteran of the Army of Northern Virginia. Keith Bohannon has conducted relentless research that uncovered a gratifying array of new information about McClendon, as well as new photographs.

    Wartime sexual violence is rape or other forms of sexual violence committed by combatants during armed conflict, war, or military occupation often as spoils of war; but sometimes, particularly in ethnic conflict, the phenomenon has broader sociological e sexual violence may also include gang rape and rape with objects. It is distinguished from sexual harassment, sexual assaults.   They look good on the bookshelf but does anyone actually spend any time looking at them, I have the times history, war news, war illustrated, the history of the great war, the great world war, and a set of ww2, the second great war. About 12 feet of shelf space can't remember the last time I .

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A note on politics: Although IN WAR TIMES is not a politically partisan book, its vision is liberal-to-social democratic. Conservatives are unlikely to concede that a world in which the state ensures that everyone's basic needs are met is better than this one, and Leftists are unlikely to accept that a bigger supply of human compassion will /5(32).

What you need to know about Kathleen Ann Goonan's IN WAR TIMES is the following: It's not an action/adventure and it's not military SF. It's a book of ideas and moods; it's not going to get your heart racing.

The central characters are engineers and scientists, some of whom also happen to be jazz musicians and anti-war visionaries/5(32). In War Times: An Alternate Universe Novel of a Different Present (Dance Family Book 1) - Kindle edition by Goonan, Kathleen Ann.

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Seduced by a mysterious woman, Sam gives her plans for a device that will end not just the war, but perhaps even the human predilection for : Kathleen Ann Goonan. "In War Times" is that kind of novel.

This is a book that works on many levels--as a science fiction thriller and a beautifully written, metaphysical literary novel. It is also a time travel story and a World War II novel (with wonderful details of the London Blitz, the development of radar, and the Occupation after the war). import existing book October 8, Edited by Clean Up Bot: merge duplicate works of 'In War Times' Aug Edited by ImportBot: add ia_box_id to scanned books July 7, Created by ImportBot: Imported from Internet Archive item : This book was given to me for Christmas by my wife Shari.

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There were no problems with the book what so ever/5(4). “Written more than 2, years ago, this book still contains the best description of why countries go to war, the best funeral oration and the best depiction of political realism ever set down in print.” “The first great book on war in all its aspects, and still one of the best.” On War () by Carl von Clausewitz.

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In War Times, published in (Tor), is set in World War II. This novel represents a major departure from her nanotech novels, mixing elements of historical fiction with the alternate history subgenre of science fiction.

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