Works by S. M. Stirling (Study Guide): Novels by S. M. Stirling, Short Stories by S. M. Stirling, the Domination, the Emberverse Series

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Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Novels by S. M. Stirling, Short Stories by S. M. Stirling, the Domination, the Emberverse Series, the Peshawar Lancers, Nantucket Series, the Prince, Dies the Fire, the Scourge of God, Conquistador, the Sunrise Lands, Marching Through Georgia, Drakon, the Protector's War, a Meeting at Corvallis, in the Courts of the Crimson Kings, T2, Shikari in Galveston, Island in ...
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Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Novels by S. M. Stirling, Short Stories by S. M. Stirling, the Domination, the Emberverse Series, the Peshawar Lancers, Nantucket Series, the Prince, Dies the Fire, the Scourge of God, Conquistador, the Sunrise Lands, Marching Through Georgia, Drakon, the Protector's War, a Meeting at Corvallis, in the Courts of the Crimson Kings, T2, Shikari in Galveston, Island in the Sea of Time, Against the Tide of Years, the Sword of the Lady, Under the Yoke, the Stone Dogs, Jimmy the Hand, on the Oceans of Eternity. Source: Wikipedia. Free updates online. Not illustrated. Excerpt: The Domination of Draka is a dystopian alternate history series by S. M. Stirling. It comprises a main trilogy of novels as well as one crossover novel set after the original and a book of short stories. This series is also called the Draka series or Draka Saga. In addition, Draka-based fan fiction can be found in various places on the Web. The Draka books were written and published shortly after apartheid South Africa succumbed to intensive international pressure and was forced to adapt itself to the rest of the world's current norms of racial equality. Though Stirling never made an explicit connection in any public statement, what the series clearly depicts is a diametrically opposite scenario - implausible in the view of many critics - whereby a "Super South Africa", founded upon manifest, utter inequality, eventually succeeds in imposing its own norms on the rest of the world and extinguishing the very concepts of democracy and equality. The world of The Domination diverges from our world at the time of the American Revolutionary War, when the Netherlands declares war on the UK, resulting in the loss of its Cape Colony to the British. After defeat in Revolutionary War, the Loyalists who historically went to Can...http://booksllc.net/?l=en
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  • ISBN-13: 9781158065516
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 6/13/2010
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.30 (d)

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