By Eric Flint, Virginia DeMarce
The Thirty Years battle maintains to ravage seventeenth century Europe, yet a brand new strength is amassing energy and effect: the Confederated Principalities of Europe, an alliance among Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden, and the West Virginians from the 20 th century led via Mike Stearns who have been hurled centuries into the prior through a mysterious cosmic coincidence. encouraged by means of the instance of yank freedom and justice, a circulate in Franconia one of the peasants, who've revolted a number of occasions even prior to the coming from the way forward for town of Grantville, an self reliant innovative stream has arisen, flying the banner of the top of a ram. The West Virginians absolutely approve of releasing the peasants from the the Aristocracy, yet also they are conscious of how innovative routine can result in bloodbaths. And averting that lethal chance would require all in their destiny wisdom and all their undeniable outdated American horse-trading international relations. . . .
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1634: The Ram Rebellion (The Assiti Shards) by Eric Flint, Virginia DeMarce