Atlantis and Other Places (Hardcover)

By Harry Turtledove

Roc Hardcover, 9780451463647, 448pp.

Publication Date: December 7, 2010

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (12/13/2010)
Mass Market (11/1/2011)
Compact Disc (12/14/2010)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (12/1/2010)
MP3 CD (12/14/2010)
Compact Disc (12/14/2010)

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Description

A one-of-a-kind collection from the "New York Times" bestselling "maven of alternate history." ("San Diego Union- Tribune")
A famous naturalist seeks a near-extinct species of bird found only on the rarest of lands in "Audubon in Atlantis." A young American on a European holiday finds himself storming an enchanted German castle in "The Catcher in the Rhine." The philosopher Sokrates plays a key role in the Athenian victory over the Spartans in "The Daimon." Centaurs take a sea voyage aboard "The Horse of Bronze" to a land where they encounter a strange and frightening tribe of creatures known as man. London's most famous detective, Athelstan Helms, and his assistant Dr. James Walton are in Atlantis investigating a series of murders in "The Scarlet Band."
This collection includes these and seven more amazing stories of ancient eras, historical figures, mysterious events, and out-of-this- world adventure from the incomparable Harry Turtledove.


About the Author

Harry Turtledove the New York Times bestselling author of numerous alternate history novels, including The Guns of the South, How Few Remain, and the Worldwar quartet has a Ph.D. in Byzantine history. Nominated numerous times for the Nebula Award, he has won the Hugo, Sidewise, and John Esthen Cook Awards. He lives with his wife and children in California."