Harry Turtledove, the New York Times bestselling author of numerous novels, has a PhD in Byzantine history. Nominated for the Nebula Award, he has won the Hugo, Sidewise, and John Esthen Cook Awards.
"Turtledove creates a whole intricate biosphere with a somehow breathable atmosphere."--The New Yorker"Well written and enjoyable...Fans of post-apocalyptic stories should enjoy this one."--SF Revu"Entertaining...Turtledove writes a fabulous near future survival tale."--Genre Go Round Reviews"A terrifying future of the United States that seems within the realm of possibility."--Winnipeg Free Press