Axis of Time
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(4.0 based on 771 ratings)
  • 1

    Weapons of Choice: Axis of Time, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (20 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By John Birmingham
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (326)
    Performance
    (151)
    Story
    (152)

    History is rewritten in an instant as the future smashes into the past, and high-tech hardware goes head to head with World War Two technology. In the chaos that ensues, thousands are killed, but the maelstrom has only just begun. The veterans of Pearl Harbor have never seen a helicopter, or a cruise missile - let alone nanotechnology, ceramic bullets, and F22 Raptor stealth jetfighters. Allied and Axis forces are then caught in a desperate struggle to gain the upper hand.

    Nelson says: "Superb!"
    Superb!

    This is a great read and Jay Snyder does a wonderful job of it. Wow, what a Tom Clancy type action tech thriller. I can't put it down and can't wait t..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 20 2011 by Nelson (Glen Burnie, MD, United States)
  • 2

    Designated Targets: Axis of Time, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By John Birmingham
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (226)
    Performance
    (114)
    Story
    (113)

    The Second World War was turned on its head at the moment Admiral Kolhammer's ultra-modern stealth warships were hurled back through time from 2021. But no one could have predicted just how much of a nightmare would ensue.

    Michael says: "Alternative history at its best"
    Alternative history at its best

    Designated Targets is the first book of a military, political, social alternative history trilogy that shows what can happen when an experiment in qua..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 05 2009 by Michael (Durango, CO, United States)
  • 3

    Final Impact: Axis of Time, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By John Birmingham
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (219)
    Performance
    (102)
    Story
    (107)

    In the year 2021 a multinational fleet - experimenting with untested weapons technology - pitched through time, crash-landing in 1942. The world is thrown into chaos as Roosevelt, Hitler, Churchill, Tojo, and Stalin scramble to adapt to new, high-tech killing tools, and twenty-first-century ways of war.

    Alan says: "Would like to see it become a movie."
    Would like to see it become a movie.

    Completely enjoyed this series. Would like to have seen it as a movie would have been great a bit long of course but good. Well writen kept me looking..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 24 2011 by Alan (ORANGE PARK, FL, United States)