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  1. Darcy Darcy says:

    The tricky part of alt history is that it quizzes you to find out how much you know When you get it, it s a smug star on your forehead When you don t Anyhow, I think I got about half the references.That being said, this is a fun romp about a UFO landing in the Republic of Texas Recommended.


  2. Fraser Sherman Fraser Sherman says:

    In this timeline, where Texas never joined the US, the Roswell ET crash draws attention not only from the Texas government New Mexico is part of the Texan nation but the US, the south, the Nazis, California another independent We have Elliott Ness, Lawrence of Albania and others competing with Texas President Lindbergh s handpicked team to find the site I enjoy alternate histories where the world has been wildly shuffled rather than just one change but in this it s just endless name dr In this timeline, where Texas never joined the US, the Roswell ET crash draws attention not only from the Texas government New Mexico is part of the Texan nation but the US, the south, the Nazis, California another independent We have Elliott Ness, Lawrence of Albania and others competing with Texas President Lindbergh s handpicked team to find the site I enjoy alternate histories where the world has been wildly shuffled rather than just one change but in this it s just endless name dropping grunt Gene Rodenberry contemplates taking a long trek with no narrative spine, nor rationale for all the changes as another reviewer pointed out, if Hitler s a happy Texas artist why did we get the Third Reich And the balkanized US was handled way, way better in the old CAPTAIN CONFEDERACY comic


  3. Nick Nick says:

    If the purpose of alternate history fiction is to act as a puzzle for the reader, challenging him or her to figure out the references, then this book deserves another star If the purpose is to entertain the reader, with the trivia quiz secondary, then it s only a two star book.One reason is that the author tries to shoehorn in every possible reference, without pausing to consider the ramifications For example, he sets up a world in which Hitler never comes to power in Germany, but somehow the If the purpose of alternate history fiction is to act as a puzzle for the reader, challenging him or her to figure out the references, then this book deserves another star If the purpose is to entertain the reader, with the trivia quiz secondary, then it s only a two star book.One reason is that the author tries to shoehorn in every possible reference, without pausing to consider the ramifications For example, he sets up a world in which Hitler never comes to power in Germany, but somehow the Nazis still do Too many of the references are just too jokey, like Walt Disney becoming president for life of an independent California Republic, or a strangely exiled Pope playing poker with Frank Sinatra Others are just weird, like a young Malcolm Little later Malcolm X somehow becoming a Texas Ranger Some are just creepy and borderline racist, like the Japanese doctor whose accent keeps wandering from mock Japanese to mock Chinese and back, as if the author didn t bother to even keep the insult consistent The best thing about the art is that the characters are mostly recognizable.The highlightof the historical cameos was Jerry Lewis, under his real name, acting as a spy.The story itself, of the various fragmented parts of North America fighting over an apparent flying saucer, was interesting as a story, just not well enough executed


  4. Andy Andy says:

    Very fun romp, a little hard to explain Darcy does a great job in another review


  5. Norman Howe Norman Howe says:

    This was a hoot


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Roswell, Texas ❰PDF❯ ✅ Roswell, Texas Author L. Neil Smith – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk In an alternative universe, Davy Crocket survived the siege at the Alamo, and Santa Ana did not As a result, Texas remained an independent republic and never joined the United StatesIn , Texican Pres In an alternative universe, Davy Crocket survived thesiege at the Alamo, and Santa Ana did not As a result, Texas remained an independent republic and never joined the United StatesIn , Texican President Charles A Lindbergh learns that a flying saucer has crashed near the far west Texas town of Roswell He dispatches his best friend, Wild Bill Bear, and three of his best Texas Rangers, to investigate Our four heroes find themselves in a race against agents from the United States, the Franco Mexican Empire, the California Republic, and the Third and a half Reich, to find that crashed saucer and learn its secretsAnd when they do, they will change the course of history, again.