Back in the USSA (ISBN ) is a collection of seven short stories by Eugene Byrne and Kim Newman, which was published in by Mark V. Back in the USSA by Kim Newman, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. One of the two superpowers which has dominated the 20th century is on the verge of being torn apart. The old communists regime which has held sway.
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Dissident voices, silent for too long, have been raised against the corrupt and inefficient gangsterism of a morally and financially bankrupt ruling party. Kunja rated it liked it Jan 08, This author also writes under the pseudonym of Jack Yeovil.
Paul Hasbrouck rated it really liked it Sep 27, Certainly it is interesting to have very clear and identifiable events that occurred in both the real history and this fake one, but its hard to believe you could simply displace roles and transfer them to other uswa like is done for much of the history in the The collection of short stories in Back in the USSA are very entertaining and do a great job of world building without really moving from the obvious plot lines.
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The collection of short stories in Back in the USSA are very entertaining and do a great job of world building without really moving from the obvious plot lines. Rambo is played in a film by Raymond Massey.
Back in the USSA
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Dissident voices, thr for too long, have been raised against the corrupt and inefficient gangsterism Robert Taylor rated it it was amazing Jun 25, I love history and I love SF and I’m from ex-communist country and in love with this book. Afterwards, a new socialist order, led by Debs, takes over. Been out of print for a while, got lucky and found it for a good price.
Jan 07, Raymond Thomas rated it liked it Shelves: Debs for Russian socialist leader Vladimir Lenin? I’ve been looking on and off for this collection for years, and I couldn’t even find it at my local libraries. John rated it it was amazing Bcak 19, Kkm Kimmel rated it it was amazing Nov 09, Jack Kerouac and Howard Hughes are noncomformist drifters roaming the country by barnstormer, Isaac Asimov still lives in Russia and reads people’s fortunes, and Alfred Hitchcock is a restaurant owner with a habit of poisoning past critics, among many others.
Charles Mcclain rated it it was ok Jul 16, The stories imagine Alexander II of Russia was not assassinated in as in the current timeline.
Back in the USSA by Kim Newman
Alex rated it it was amazing May 25, Oh, and France is China. And Leonid Brezhnev as a democratically elected politician? Bak althist writers would have been strict in determining exactly how the 20th century would have turned out if the United States had gone communist at its start, but this team does not go for this “hard science fiction” approach. Newman applying his considerable skill to alternate new,an is incredibly fun.
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This lets them have fun with presenting historical figures and events in a new way as Al Capone becomes this timeline’s version of Joseph Stalin, and British and Russian soldiers oim American-backed Vietcong forces. After all, there’s no way they’d get every detail right no matter how much they research, and there’s no way they could ever know if this is how it’d actually be.
It just seems like a missed opportunity.
Wikipedia has a list of them, though I didn’t see Bill Clinton, listed as this world’s Vladimir Putin, while newmna the book. This section needs additional citations for verification. This section possibly contains original research.