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S. M. Stirling

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Stephen Michael Stirling (born September 30, 1953) is a French-born Canadian-American science-fiction and fantasy author. [1]

205 relations: A Meeting at Corvallis, Against the Tide of Years, Alexander James Adams, Alien space bats, Alpha Centauri in fiction, Alternate history, American Civil War alternate histories, Analytical Engine, Ancient astronauts in popular culture, Andrew Mellon, Anne McCaffrey bibliography, Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction, Asteroids in fiction, Axis of Time, Šuppiluliuma I, Babylon 5 media franchise, Babylon 5: Betrayals, Baen Books, Balticon, Banastre Tarleton, Barsoom, BayCon, Bitterroot Range, Brainship, British Empire in fiction, Bunch of Seven, CAN-CON (convention), Carcosa, Catherine Crook de Camp, Ceres (dwarf planet) in fiction, Church Universal and Triumphant, Clan Mackenzie, CoDominium, ConClave (convention), Conestoga (convention), Conquistador (novel), Crimean War, Cultural depictions of Stonehenge, Dangerous Women (anthology), David Drake, David Drake bibliography, Dean Ing, Diana L. Paxson, Did You Say Chicks?!, Dies the Fire, Down These Strange Streets, Drakas!, Drakon (novel), Elizabeth Báthory in popular culture, Evil Overlord List, ..., Family saga, FantLab's Book of the Year Award, FenCon, Fiction set in ancient Greece, Georgian Wicca, Greg Bear, Harry Flashman, Harry Turtledove, Henry Hook (VC), Holly Lisle, Honorverse, Hydraulic empire, In the Courts of the Crimson Kings, Innsmouth, Island in the Sea of Time, Janissaries, Jerry Pournelle, Jetan, Jimmy the Hand (novel), John Rolfe, Jonbar hinge, Judith Tarr, Kashtiliash IV, Kusanagi in popular culture, L. Sprague de Camp, Larry Niven bibliography, Legends of the Riftwar, Lest Darkness Fall, Lest Darkness Fall and Related Stories, Line of succession to the former Brazilian throne, List of 20th-century writers, List of alternate histories diverging at the American Civil War, List of alternate history fiction, List of apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction, List of authors by name: S, List of Canadian science fiction and fantasy authors, List of Dragon Award Nominees, List of Emberverse characters, List of fiction employing parallel universes, List of fiction set in Oregon, List of fictional books, List of fictional clergy and religious figures, List of fictional computers, List of fictional monarchs, List of fictional presidents of the United States (G–H), List of fictional presidents of the United States (K–M), List of fictional presidents of the United States (S–T), List of fictional Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom, List of fictional theocracies, List of fictional United States presidencies of historical figures (K–L), List of fictional United States presidencies of historical figures (M–O), List of fictional United States presidencies of historical figures (V–Z), List of military science fiction works and authors, List of people from Metz, List of Prisoners of Gravity episodes, List of religious ideas in science fiction, List of science fiction novels, List of science-fiction authors, List of stories featuring nuclear pulse propulsion, List of thriller writers, List of time travel works of fiction, List of urban fantasy novels, Live Without a Net (book), Lord Ruthven Award, Lou Anders, Magnetic sail, Man-Kzin Wars, March of Cambreadth, Marching Through Georgia, Marching Through Georgia (novel), Mark W. Tiedemann, Mars in fiction, Martian canal, Military science fiction, More Than Honor, Mt. Angel, Oregon, Multiverse: Exploring Poul Anderson's Worlds, Nantucket, Nantucket series, Neanderthals in popular culture, Niven's laws, Norman (name), Odysseus, Old Mars, On the Oceans of Eternity, Parallel universes in fiction, Phoenix Pick, Poul Anderson, Poul Anderson bibliography, Pure Speculation, Raymond E. Feist bibliography, Richard Foss, Robert E. Howard, Robert E. Lee, Roc Books, Rule of Three (Wicca), S. M. Stirling bibliography, Schrödinger's cat in popular culture, Seven rays, Shikari in Galveston, Shirley Meier, Sidewise in Time, Sluggy Freelance, Society for Creative Anachronism, Space elevators in fiction, Space marine, Space, Inc., Steamcon, Stephen Stirling, Stirling (surname), Strategos, Survivalism, Survivalism in fiction, Susan Shwartz, Sword and planet, T2 (novel series), The Chessmen of Mars, The Domination, The Emberverse series, The Enchanter Completed: A Tribute Anthology for L. Sprague de Camp, The Flight Engineer, The General series, The Peshawar Lancers, The Prince (anthology), The Protector's War, The Riftwar Cycle, The Scourge of God (novel), The Ship Who Sang, The Sky People, The Stone Dogs, The Sunrise Lands, The Sword of the Lady, The Weapon Shops of Isher, The White Company, Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald, Trojan War in popular culture, Tuckerization, Under the Yoke (Stirling novel), USCGC Eagle (WIX-327), Venus in fiction, War World, Warlord of the Air, Warriors (anthology), Weapons of Choice, Willamette Valley, Winchester, Woburn Abbey, Yellow Sign, Zulu (1964 film), 1250s BC, 1953 in Canada, 20th World Science Fiction Convention, 2nd millennium BC, 56th World Science Fiction Convention, 59th World Science Fiction Convention. Expand index (155 more) »

A Meeting at Corvallis

A Meeting at Corvallis is a 2006 science fiction novel by S. M. Stirling.

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Against the Tide of Years

Against the Tide of Years is the second out of the three alternate history novels of the Nantucket series by S. M. Stirling.

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Alexander James Adams

Alexander James Adams (born November 8, 1962) is an American singer, musician and songwriter in the Celtic and World music genres.

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Alien space bats

"Alien space bats" ("ASBs") is a neologism for plot devices used in alternate history to mean an implausible point of divergence.

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Alpha Centauri in fiction

As one of the brightest stars in Earth's night sky, and the closest-known star system to the Sun, the Alpha Centauri system plays an important role in many fictional works of literature, popular culture, television, and film.

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Alternate history

Alternate history or alternative history (Commonwealth English), sometimes abbreviated as AH, is a genre of fiction consisting of stories in which one or more historical events occur differently.

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American Civil War alternate histories

American Civil War alternate histories are alternate history fiction that focuses on the Civil War (or a lack thereof) ending differently.

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Analytical Engine

The Analytical Engine was a proposed mechanical general-purpose computer designed by English mathematician and computer pioneer Charles Babbage.

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Ancient astronauts in popular culture

Ancient astronauts have been addressed frequently in science fiction and horror fiction.

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Andrew Mellon

Andrew William Mellon (March 24, 1855 – August 26, 1937), sometimes A.W., was an American banker, businessman, industrialist, philanthropist, art collector, and politician.

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Anne McCaffrey bibliography

This is a list of works by American science fiction and fantasy author Anne McCaffrey, including some cowritten with others or written by close collaborators.

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Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction

Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction is a subgenre of science fiction, science fantasy or horror in which the Earth's technological civilization is collapsing or has collapsed.

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Asteroids in fiction

Asteroids and asteroid belts are a staple of science fiction stories.

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Axis of Time

The Axis of Time trilogy is an alternative history series of novels written by Australian journalist and author John Birmingham, from Macmillan Publishing.

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Šuppiluliuma I

Suppiluliuma I or Suppiluliumas I was king of the Hittites (r. c. 1344–1322 BC (short chronology)).

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Babylon 5 media franchise

Babylon 5 is an American space opera television series created by writer and producer J. Michael Straczynski, under the Babylonian Productions label in association with Straczynski’s Synthetic Worlds Ltd.

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Babylon 5: Betrayals

Betrayals is the sixth book in the series of original science fiction novels based on the Emmy Award-winning series Babylon 5 created by J. Michael Straczynski.

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Baen Books

Baen Books is an American publishing house for science fiction and fantasy.

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Balticon

Balticon is the Maryland Regional science fiction convention, sponsored by the Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS).

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Banastre Tarleton

Sir Banastre Tarleton, 1st Baronet, GCB (21 August 175415 January 1833) was a British soldier and politician.

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Barsoom

Barsoom is a fictional representation of the planet Mars created by American pulp fiction author Edgar Rice Burroughs.

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BayCon

BayCon is the San Francisco Bay Area's longest-running fan-run science fiction and fantasy convention.

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Bitterroot Range

The Bitterroot Range is a mountain range and a subrange of the Rocky Mountains that runs along the border of Montana and Idaho in the northwestern United States.

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Brainship

The concept brainship in science fiction literature refers to an interstellar starship that is created by inserting the disembodied brain and nervous system of a human being into a life-support system, and connecting it surgically to a series of computers via delicate synaptic connections (a brain-computer interface).

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British Empire in fiction

The British Empire has often been portrayed in fiction.

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Bunch of Seven

The Bunch of Seven was a group of science fiction and fantasy writers who met regularly in Toronto from March 28, 1985 until the early 90s to mutually critique manuscripts with the intention of helping each other turn professional—a goal in which several members succeeded.

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CAN-CON (convention)

CAN•CON, or more completely "CAN•CON: The Conference on Canadian Content in Speculative Arts and Literature", is a periodic science fiction and fantasy convention in Ottawa put on by The Society for Canadian Content in Speculative Arts and Literature.

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Carcosa

Carcosa is a fictional city in the Ambrose Bierce short story An Inhabitant of Carcosa (1886).

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Catherine Crook de Camp

Catherine Crook de Camp, (November 6, 1907 – April 9, 2000) was an American science fiction and fantasy author and editor.

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Ceres (dwarf planet) in fiction

As the largest body in the asteroid belt, the dwarf planet Ceres (formally "1 Ceres") frequently appears in science fiction.

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Church Universal and Triumphant

Church Universal and Triumphant (CUT) is an international New Age religious organization founded in 1975 by Elizabeth Clare Prophet.

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Clan Mackenzie

Clan Mackenzie (Clann Choinnich) is a Scottish clan, traditionally associated with Kintail and lands in Ross-shire in the Scottish Highlands.

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CoDominium

CoDominium is a series of future history novels written by American writer Jerry Pournelle, along with several co-authors, primarily Larry Niven.

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ConClave (convention)

ConClave is an annual, weekend-long science fiction convention in southeastern/central Michigan, which draws approximately 600 people.

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Conestoga (convention)

Conestoga was a literary science fiction and fantasy convention held annually in Tulsa, Oklahoma from 1997 through 2010, after which it was suspended for financial and logistical reasons.

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Conquistador (novel)

Conquistador is a 2003 alternate history novel by S. M. Stirling.

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Crimean War

The Crimean War (or translation) was a military conflict fought from October 1853 to February 1856 in which the Russian Empire lost to an alliance of the Ottoman Empire, France, Britain and Sardinia.

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Cultural depictions of Stonehenge

The Prehistoric landmark of Stonehenge is distinctive and famous enough to have become frequently referenced in popular culture.

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Dangerous Women (anthology)

Dangerous Women is a cross-genre anthology featuring 21 original short stories and novellas "from some of the biggest authors in the science fiction/fantasy field", edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois and released on December 3, 2013.

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David Drake

David Drake (born September 24, 1945) is an American author of science fiction and fantasy literature.

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David Drake bibliography

This is list of works by American military science fiction writer David Drake.

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Dean Ing

Dean Charles Ing (born 1931) is an American author, who usually writes in the science fiction and techno-thriller genres.

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Diana L. Paxson

Diana Lucile Paxson (born February 20, 1943) is an author, primarily in the fields of Paganism and Heathenism.

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Did You Say Chicks?!

Did You Say Chicks?! is an anthology of fantasy stories, edited by Esther M. Friesner, with a cover by Larry Elmore.

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Dies the Fire

Dies the Fire is a 2004 alternate history and post-apocalyptic novel written by S. M. Stirling.

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Down These Strange Streets

Down These Strange Streets is an urban fantasy anthology edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois and released on October 4, 2011.

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Drakas!

Drakas! is an anthology in S.M. Stirling's alternate history series, The Domination.

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Drakon (novel)

Drakon is the fourth novel in the alternate history series, The Domination by S. M. Stirling.

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Elizabeth Báthory in popular culture

The influence of Countess Elizabeth Báthory in popular culture has been notable from the 18th century to the present day.

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Evil Overlord List

The Evil Overlord List, also known as If I Were An Evil Overlord, is one of several popular lists of planned actions for a competent Evil Overlord to avoid the well-known, cliché blunders committed by supervillains in popular fictional works, typically explained in a comical fashion.

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Family saga

The family saga is a genre of literature which chronicles the lives and doings of a family or a number of related or interconnected families over a period of time.

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FantLab's Book of the Year Award

The FantLab's book of the year award (Russian: Книга года по версии Фантлаба) are a set of awards given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works published in Russia during previous year.

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FenCon

FenCon is a literary science fiction and fantasy convention with filk held each year on or around the fourth full weekend of September in or around Dallas, Texas.

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Fiction set in ancient Greece

There is a body of ancient and modern fiction set in ancient Greece and ancient Greek culture, including Magna Graecia and Hellenistic kingdoms.

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Georgian Wicca

Georgian Wicca is a tradition, or denomination, in the neopagan religion of Wicca.

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Greg Bear

Gregory Dale "Greg" Bear (born August 20, 1951) is an American writer and illustrator best known for science fiction.

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Harry Flashman

Sir Harry Paget Flashman is a fictional character created by Thomas Hughes (1822–1896) in the semi-autobiographical Tom Brown's School Days (1857) and later developed by George MacDonald Fraser (1925–2008).

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Harry Turtledove

Harry Norman Turtledove (born June 14, 1949) is an American novelist, best known for his work in the genres of alternate history, historical fiction, fantasy, and science fiction.

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Henry Hook (VC)

Alfred Henry "Harry" Hook VC (6 August 1850 – 12 March 1905) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces, for his actions at the Battle of Rorke's Drift.

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Holly Lisle

Holly Lisle (born 1960) is an American writer of fantasy, science fiction, paranormal romance and romantic suspense novels.

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Honorverse

The Honorverse refers to the military science fiction book series, its two sub-series, two prequel series, and anthologies created by David Weber and published by Baen Books.

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Hydraulic empire

A hydraulic empire (also known as a hydraulic despotism, or water monopoly empire) is a social or government structure which maintains power and control through exclusive control over access to water.

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In the Courts of the Crimson Kings

In the Courts of the Crimson Kings is a 2008 alternate history science fiction novel by American writer S. M. Stirling.

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Innsmouth

Innsmouth, Massachusetts is a fictional town created by American author H. P. Lovecraft as a setting for one of his horror stories, and referenced subsequently in some of his other works and by other authors who wrote stories taking place in the world Lovecraft created with his stories.

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Island in the Sea of Time

Island in the Sea of Time (ISOT) is the first of the three alternate history novels of the Nantucket series by S. M. Stirling.

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Janissaries

The Janissaries (يڭيچرى, meaning "new soldier") were elite infantry units that formed the Ottoman Sultan's household troops, bodyguards and the first modern standing army in Europe.

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Jerry Pournelle

Jerry Eugene Pournelle (August 7, 1933 – September 8, 2017) was an American science fiction writer, essayist, and journalist who contributed for many years to the computer magazine Byte in the 1970s, 1980s, and early 1990s.

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Jetan

Jetan, also known as Martian Chess, is a chess variant with unclear rules.

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Jimmy the Hand (novel)

Jimmy the Hand is a fantasy novel by American writers Raymond E. Feist and S. M. Stirling.

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John Rolfe

John Rolfe (1585–1622) was one of the early English settlers of North America.

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Jonbar hinge

In science-fiction criticism, a Jonbar hinge or Jonbar point is the fictional concept of a crucial point of divergence between two outcomes, especially in time-travel stories.

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Judith Tarr

Judith Tarr (born in Augusta, Maine, January 30, 1955) is an American fantasy and science fiction author.

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Kashtiliash IV

Kaštiliašu IV was the twenty-eighth Kassite king of Babylon and the kingdom contemporarily known as Kar-Duniaš, c. 1232–1225 BC (short chronology).

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Kusanagi in popular culture

The sword Kusanagi is one of the Imperial Regalia of Japan.

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L. Sprague de Camp

Lyon Sprague de Camp (27 November 1907 – 6 November 2000), better known as L. Sprague de Camp, was an American writer of science fiction, fantasy and non-fiction.

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Larry Niven bibliography

This is a complete bibliography by American science fiction author Larry Niven.

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Legends of the Riftwar

The Legends of the Riftwar is a series of fantasy novels by American writer Raymond E. Feist along with three different co-authors William R. Forstchen, Joel Rosenberg and S. M. Stirling.

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Lest Darkness Fall

Lest Darkness Fall is an alternate history science fiction novel written in 1939 by author L. Sprague de Camp.

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Lest Darkness Fall and Related Stories

Lest Darkness Fall and Related Stories is an anthology of time travel alternate history stories by American writers L. Sprague de Camp, Frederik Pohl, S. M. Stirling and David Drake.

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Line of succession to the former Brazilian throne

The Brazilian monarchy came to an end on November 15, 1889, following a military coup which overthrew Emperor ''Dom'' Pedro II and established a republic.

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List of 20th-century writers

This is a partial list of 20th-century writers.

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List of alternate histories diverging at the American Civil War

List of alternate histories diverging at the American Civil War is a compilation of alternate history fiction whose point of divergence is the American Civil War.

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List of alternate history fiction

This is a list of alternate history fiction, sorted by type.

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List of apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction

This is a list of apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction works as portrayed in literature, film, television, and, comics.

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List of authors by name: S

List of authors by name: A – B – C – D – E – F – G – H – I – J – K – L – M – N – O – P – Q – R – S – T – U – V – W – X – Y – Z.

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List of Canadian science fiction and fantasy authors

Canadian science fiction and fantasy authors.

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List of Dragon Award Nominees

List of nominees for the Dragon Awards.

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List of Emberverse characters

S. M. Stirling's ''Emberverse'' series of novels features several major and minor characters.

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List of fiction employing parallel universes

The following is a list of fiction employing parallel universes or alternate realities.

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List of fiction set in Oregon

The following is a list of fiction, including novels, poetry, film and television, which are set in the U.S. state of Oregon.

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List of fictional books

A fictional book is a non-existent book created specifically for (i.e. within) a work of fiction.

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List of fictional clergy and religious figures

Clergy and other religious figures have generally represented a popular outlet for pop culture, although this has tapered in recent years.

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List of fictional computers

Computers have often been used as fictional objects in literature, movies and in other forms of media.

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List of fictional monarchs

This is a list of fictional Monarchs – characters who appear in fiction as the monarch of a fictional or real country.

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List of fictional presidents of the United States (G–H)

The following is a list of fictional United States presidents, G through H.

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List of fictional presidents of the United States (K–M)

The following is a list of fictional United States presidents, K through M.

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List of fictional presidents of the United States (S–T)

The following is a list of fictional United States presidents, S through T.

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List of fictional Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom

Fictional stories featuring the political scene in Westminster or Whitehall in the United Kingdom, often feature fictional Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom – invented characters with the position of Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

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List of fictional theocracies

Depictions of a fictional theocratic societies recur in science fiction, speculative fiction and fantasy.

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List of fictional United States presidencies of historical figures (K–L)

The following is a list of real or historical people who have been portrayed as President of the United States in fiction, although they did not hold the office in real life.

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List of fictional United States presidencies of historical figures (M–O)

The following is a list of real or historical people who have been portrayed as President of the United States in fiction, although they did not hold the office in real life.

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List of fictional United States presidencies of historical figures (V–Z)

The following is a list of real or historical people who have been portrayed as President of the United States in fiction, although they did not hold the office in real life.

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List of military science fiction works and authors

This is a list of works in the military science fiction subgenre of science fiction, sorted by the creator's surname or, in case of film and television, the title.

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List of people from Metz

Notable people born in or near Metz (sorted by category): Activism and politics.

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List of Prisoners of Gravity episodes

Prisoners of Gravity was a Canadian public broadcasting television news magazine program that explored speculative fiction — science fiction, fantasy, horror, comic books — and its relation to various thematic and social issues.

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List of religious ideas in science fiction

Science fiction will sometimes address the topic of religion.

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List of science fiction novels

This is a list of science fiction novels, novel series, and collections of linked short stories.

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List of science-fiction authors

Note that this partial list contains some authors whose works of fantastic fiction would today be called science fiction, even if they predate or did not work in that genre.

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List of stories featuring nuclear pulse propulsion

Nuclear pulse propulsion is a common feature of hard science fiction stories, as the idea offers high thrust and/or high specific impulse drives without requiring new physics.

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List of thriller writers

This is a list of thriller or suspense novelists.

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List of time travel works of fiction

The lists below describes notable works of fiction involving time travel, where time travel is central to the plot or the premise of the work.

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List of urban fantasy novels

This is a list of novels in the urban fantasy genre.

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Live Without a Net (book)

Live Without a Net is a science fiction anthology edited by Lou Anders, published by Roc in 2003.

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Lord Ruthven Award

Lord Ruthven Award is an annual award presented by the Lord Ruthven Assembly, a group of academic scholars specialising in vampire literature and affiliated with the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts (IAFA).

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Lou Anders

Lou Anders is the author of the Thrones & Bones series of middle grade fantasy novels.

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Magnetic sail

A magnetic sail or magsail is a proposed method of spacecraft propulsion which would use a static magnetic field to deflect charged particles radiated by the Sun as a plasma wind, and thus impart momentum to accelerate the spacecraft.

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Man-Kzin Wars

The Man-Kzin Wars is a series of military science fiction short story collections (and is the name of the first collection), as well as the eponymous conflicts between mankind and the Kzinti that they detail.

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March of Cambreadth

"March of Cambreadth" is the award-winning signature song of American singer, musician and songwriter Alexander James Adams, previously known as Heather Alexander.

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Marching Through Georgia

"Marching Through Georgia" (sometimes spelled as "Marching Thru' Georgia" or "Marching Thro Georgia") is a marching song written by Henry Clay Work at the end of the American Civil War in 1865.

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Marching Through Georgia (novel)

Marching Through Georgia is the first of four books of S. M. Stirling's alternate history series, The Domination.

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Mark W. Tiedemann

Mark W. Tiedemann (born 1954 in St. Louis, Missouri) is an American science fiction and detective fiction author.

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Mars in fiction

Fictional representations of Mars have been popular for over a century.

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Martian canal

For a time in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, it was erroneously believed that there were canals on Mars.

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Military science fiction

Military science fiction is a subgenre of science fiction that features the use of science fiction technology, mainly weapons, for military purposes and usually principal characters that are members of a military organization involved in military activity; occurring sometimes in outer space or on a different planet or planets.

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More Than Honor

More Than Honor, published in 1998, was the first anthology of stories set in the Honorverse.

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Mt. Angel, Oregon

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Multiverse: Exploring Poul Anderson's Worlds

Multiverse: Exploring Poul Anderson's Worlds is a gedenkschrift honoring science fiction and fantasy author Poul Anderson, in the form of an anthology of short stories and tributes edited by Greg Bear and Gardner Dozois.

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Nantucket

Nantucket is an island about by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

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Nantucket series

The Nantucket series (also known as the Nantucket trilogy or the Islander trilogy) is a set of alternate history novels written by S. M. Stirling.

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Neanderthals in popular culture

Neanderthals have been portrayed in popular culture since the early 20th century.

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Niven's laws

Niven’s laws were named after science fiction author Larry Niven, who has periodically published them as "how the Universe works" as far as he can tell.

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Norman (name)

Norman is both a surname and a given name.

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Odysseus

Odysseus (Ὀδυσσεύς, Ὀδυσεύς, Ὀdysseús), also known by the Latin variant Ulysses (Ulixēs), is a legendary Greek king of Ithaca and the hero of Homer's epic poem the Odyssey.

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Old Mars

Old Mars is a "retro Mars science fiction"-themed anthology edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois, published on October 8, 2013.

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On the Oceans of Eternity

On the Oceans of Eternity is the third and final novel of the Nantucket alternate history series by S. M. Stirling.

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Parallel universes in fiction

A parallel universe is a hypothetical self-contained reality co-existing with one's own.

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Phoenix Pick

Phoenix Pick is the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor Publishers based in Rockville, Maryland, United States.

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Poul Anderson

Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001) was an American science fiction author who began his career in the 1940s and continued to write into the 21st century.

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Poul Anderson bibliography

The following is a list of works by science fiction and fantasy author Poul Anderson.

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Pure Speculation

Pure Speculation Festival, also known as Pure Spec, is an annual multi-genre fan convention taking place in Edmonton, Canada.

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Raymond E. Feist bibliography

This is complete bibliography of the works by American fantasy fiction author Raymond E. Feist.

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Richard Foss

Richard Foss is an American journalist, science fiction author, and food historian who has also chaired science fiction conventions and worked as a travel agent, restaurant reviewer, theater director, and instructor in Elizabethan history and culinary history at Osher Institute/UCLA Extension.

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Robert E. Howard

Robert Ervin Howard (January 22, 1906 – June 11, 1936) was an American author who wrote pulp fiction in a diverse range of genres.

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Robert E. Lee

Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American and Confederate soldier, best known as a commander of the Confederate States Army.

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Roc Books

Roc Books is a fantasy imprint of Penguin Group, as part of its New American Library.

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Rule of Three (Wicca)

The Rule of Three (also Three-fold Law or Law of Return) is a religious tenet held by some Wiccans/Pagans and occultists.

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S. M. Stirling bibliography

This is compete list of works by American science fiction author S.M. Stirling.

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Schrödinger's cat in popular culture

Schrödinger's cat is a thought experiment, usually described as a paradox, devised by Austrian physicist Erwin Schrödinger in 1935.

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Seven rays

The seven rays is an occult concept that has appeared in several religions and esoteric philosophies in both Western culture and in India since at least the sixth century BCE.

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Shikari in Galveston

Shikari in Galveston is an alternate history short story written by S. M. Stirling.

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Shirley Meier

Shirley Meier is a Canadian author of science fiction and fantasy.

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Sidewise in Time

"Sidewise in Time" is a science fiction short story by American writer Murray Leinster that was first published in the June 1934 issue of Astounding Stories.

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Sluggy Freelance

Sluggy Freelance is a long-running daily webcomic written and drawn by Pete Abrams.

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Society for Creative Anachronism

The Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) is an international living history group with the aim of studying and recreating mainly Medieval European cultures and their histories before the 17th century.

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Space elevators in fiction

This is a list of occurrences of space elevators in fiction.

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Space marine

The space marine, an archetype of military science fiction, is a kind of soldier that operates in outer space or on alien worlds.

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Space, Inc.

Space, Inc. is a 2003 anthology of science fiction short-stories revolving around careers in space.

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Steamcon

Steamcon was one of the largest steampunk conventions/symposia in the United States.

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Stephen Stirling

Stephen Stirling may refer to.

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Stirling (surname)

Stirling is a Scottish name that originated in Stirlingshire, Scotland.

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Strategos

Strategos or Strategus, plural strategoi, (στρατηγός, pl.; Doric Greek: στραταγός, stratagos; meaning "army leader") is used in Greek to mean military general.

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Survivalism

Survivalism is a primarily American movement of individuals or groups (called survivalists or preppers) who are actively preparing for emergencies, including possible disruptions in social or political order, on scales from local to international.

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Survivalism in fiction

Portrayals of survivalism, and survivalist themes and elements such as survival retreats have been fictionalised in print, film, and electronic media.

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Susan Shwartz

Susan Shwartz (born December 31, 1949) is an American author.

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Sword and planet

Sword and planet is a subgenre of science fantasy that features rousing adventure stories set on other planets, and usually featuring humans as protagonists.

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T2 (novel series)

The T2 trilogy is a series of novels written by S. M. Stirling, set after the events of Terminator 2: Judgment Day, and first published in May 2001, which makes them the first works to officially continue the franchise.

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The Chessmen of Mars

The Chessmen of Mars is a science fantasy novel by American wrtier Edgar Rice Burroughs, the fifth of his Barsoom series.

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The Domination

The Domination of the Draka is an alternate history series, generally regarded as dystopian, by S. M. Stirling.

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The Emberverse series

The Emberverse series, or Change World, is a series of post-apocalyptic alternate history novels written by S. M. Stirling.

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The Enchanter Completed: A Tribute Anthology for L. Sprague de Camp

The Enchanter Completed: A Tribute Anthology for L. Sprague de Camp is a 2005 gedenkschrift honoring American science fiction and fantasy author L. Sprague de Camp, in the form of an anthology of short stories edited by Harry Turtledove.

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The Flight Engineer

The Flight Engineer is a trilogy of science-fiction novels by S. M. Stirling and James Doohan and published by Baen Books.

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The General series

The General (also known as the Raj Whitehall series, after the lead character) is a set of military science fiction books written by S.M. Stirling from an outline by David Drake.

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The Peshawar Lancers

The Peshawar Lancers is an alternate history, steampunk, post-apocalyptic fiction adventure novel by S. M. Stirling, with its point of divergence occurring in 1878 when the Earth is struck by a devastating meteor shower.

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The Prince (anthology)

The Prince is a science fiction compilation by Jerry Pournelle and S. M. Stirling.

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The Protector's War

The Protector's War is a 2005 alternate history, post-apocalyptic, science fiction novel by American writer S.M. Stirling.

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The Riftwar Cycle

The Riftwar Cycle is the name given to the series of books authored or co-authored by Raymond E. Feist that revolve around the fantasy worlds of Midkemia and Kelewan.

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The Scourge of God (novel)

The Scourge of God (2008) is an alternate history, post-apocalyptic novel by American writer S. M. Stirling.

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The Ship Who Sang

The Ship Who Sang (1969) is a science fiction novel by American writer Anne McCaffrey, a fix-up of five stories published 1961 to 1969.

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The Sky People

The Sky People is an alternate history science fiction novel by American writer S. M. Stirling.

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The Stone Dogs

The Stone Dogs is a science fiction novel by S. M. Stirling, the third book in the alternate history series, The Domination.

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The Sunrise Lands

The Sunrise Lands is a post-apocalyptic 2007 novel by alternate history author S. M. Stirling.

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The Sword of the Lady

The Sword of the Lady (2009) is an alternate history, post-apocalyptic novel by American writer S. M. Stirling.

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The Weapon Shops of Isher

The Weapon Shops of Isher is a science fiction novel by Canadian writer A. E. van Vogt, first published in 1951.

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The White Company

The White Company is a historical adventure by Arthur Conan Doyle set during the Hundred Years' War.

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Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald

Admiral Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald, Marquess of Maranhão, GCB, ODM, OSC (14 December 1775 – 31 October 1860), styled Lord Cochrane between 1778 and 1831, was a British naval flag officer of the Royal Navy, mercenary and radical politician.

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Trojan War in popular culture

There is a wide range of ways in which people have represented the Trojan War in popular culture.

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Tuckerization

Tuckerization is the act of using a person's name (and sometimes other characteristics) in an original story as an in-joke.

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Under the Yoke (Stirling novel)

Under the Yoke is the second of four books of S. M. Stirling's alternate history series, The Domination.

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USCGC Eagle (WIX-327)

USCGC Eagle (WIX-327), formerly the Horst Wessel and also known as the Barque Eagle, is a barque used as a training cutter for future officers of the United States Coast Guard.

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Venus in fiction

Fictional representations of the planet Venus have existed since the 19th century.

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War World

War World is a series of collaborative science fiction books set in the CoDominium universe of Jerry Pournelle, some novels being co-authored by John F. Carr and Don Hawthorne, as well as Larry Niven and S. M. Stirling.

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Warlord of the Air

The Warlord of the Air is a 1971 British alternate history novel written by Michael Moorcock.

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Warriors (anthology)

Warriors is a cross-genre, all-original fiction anthology featuring stories on the subjects of war and warriors; it was edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois.

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Weapons of Choice

Weapons of Choice is the first novel of the Axis of Time alternative history trilogy, written by Australian author John Birmingham.

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Willamette Valley

The Willamette Valley is a long valley in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.

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Winchester

Winchester is a city and the county town of Hampshire, England.

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Woburn Abbey

Woburn Abbey occupying the east of the village of Woburn, Bedfordshire, England, is a country house, the family seat of the Duke of Bedford.

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Yellow Sign

The Yellow Sign is a fictional symbol or glyph, first described in Robert W. Chambers' book of horror short stories The King in Yellow (1895).

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Zulu (1964 film)

Zulu is a 1964 British epic war film depicting the Battle of Rorke's Drift between the British Army and the Zulus in January 1879, during the Anglo-Zulu War.

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1250s BC

The 1250s BC is a decade which lasted from 1259 BC to 1250 BC.

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1953 in Canada

Events from the year 1953 in Canada.

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20th World Science Fiction Convention

The 20th World Science Fiction Convention, also known unofficially as Chicon III (less frequently, Chicon II), was held August 31–September 3, 1962, at the Pick-Congress Hotel in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

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2nd millennium BC

The 2nd millennium BC spanned the years 2000 through 1001 BC.

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56th World Science Fiction Convention

BucConeer was the 56th World Science Fiction Convention, held in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, on August 5–9, 1998.

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59th World Science Fiction Convention

The Millennium Philcon was the 59th World Science Fiction Convention, held from August 30 to September 3, 2001 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center & Philadelphia Marriott Hotel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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