American Empire

3 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 609 ratings

American Empire Publisher's Summary

Best-selling master of alternate history Harry Turtledove offers a new vision of America after World War I. In 1920, as veterans question the very nation they fought for, socialist Upton Sinclair challenges Teddy Roosevelt for the presidency. And in the defeated Confederacy, a fiery racist whips his followers into a frenzy.
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  • Book 1

    • American Empire

    • Blood and Iron
    • By: Harry Turtledove
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 24 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 237
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 175
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 173

    In 1920, as veterans question the very nation they fought for, socialist Upton Sinclair challenges Teddy Roosevelt for the presidency. And in the defeated Confederacy, a fiery racist whips his followers into a frenzy.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Alternate History????

    • By Paul T. on 06-04-08

    Regular price: $41.99

  • Book 2

    • American Empire: The Center Cannot Hold

    • By: Harry Turtledove
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 24 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 177
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 148
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147

    As the Socialist Party battles Coolidge to retain the presidency in 1924, it seems as if it can do no wrong. The stock market soars, and the USA prospers. Although victors in the War of Secession, the CSA still reels from its loss of the Great War while the Freedom Party promises new vigor and pride. But should these gray-shirted fascists seize power, they may prove dangerous. Sharing world supremacy with Germany and bloated with prosperity, the USA fails to notice ominous events inside the weakened CSA.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Just Terrific

    • By robert on 12-16-17

    Regular price: $41.99

  • Book 3

    • American Empire: The Victorious Opposition

    • By: Harry Turtledove
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 23 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 195
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 150

    Following Blood and Iron and The Center Cannot Hold, The Victorious Opposition triumphantly concludes Harry Turtledove's American Empire trilogy - a masterful saga of alternate history. War is brewing yet again as the U.S.A. struggles to occupy Canada, and the C.S.A. begins forcing blacks into concentration camps.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent series. where is continuation

    • By D. C. Tremethick on 01-12-15

    Regular price: $41.99