“TURTLEDOVE [IS] THE WIZARD OF IF.”
“If only there were another five books in the series to look forward to.”
“Turtledove has proved he can divert his readers to astonishing places. He’s developed a cult following over the years; and if you’ve already been there, done that with real-history novelists Patrick O’Brian, Dorothy Dunnett, or George MacDonald Fraser, for your Next Big Enthusiasm you might want to try Turtledove. I know I’d follow his imagination almost anywhere.”
–San Jose Mercury News
From the Paperback edition.