Katalog » Fremdsprachige Bücher » Belletristik » Produktdetails
Preisvergleich Produktbild 1634: The Bavarian Crisis

1634: The Bavarian Crisis

Neu ab:
35,83 €
Alle Preise inkl. MwSt. *
Letzte Aktualisierung 04.05.2017 00:28 Uhr

The Thirty Years' War continues to ravage seventeenth-century Europe, but a new force is gathering power and influence: the Confederated Principalities of Europe, an alliance between Gustavus Adolphus, king of Sweden, and the West Virginians from the twentieth century, led by Mike Stearns, who were hurled centuries into the past by a mysterious cosmic accident.

The CPE has the know-how of twentieth century technology but needs iron and steel to make the machines. The iron mines of the upper Palatinate were rendered inoperable by wartime damage, and American know-how is needed on the spot to pump them out and get the metal flowing again - a mission that will prove more complicated than anyone expects.

In the maelstrom that is Europe, even a twentieth-century copy of the Encyclopedia Britannica can precipitate a crisis when readers learn of the 1640 Portuguese revolt, a crisis that will involve Naples as well. Another factor: Albanian exiles in Naples, inspired by the Americans, are plotting to recover lost Albanian turf, which will precipitate yet another crisis in the Balkans. This troubled century was full of revolutions and plans for more revolutions before the Americans arrived and gave every would-be revolutionary an example of a revolution that succeeded. Europe is a pot coming to a boil, and Mike Stearns will have his hands full seeing that it doesn't boil over on to Grantville and the CPE.

Aktuelle Produkte im Preisvergleich

* Die Preise und Versandkosten können sich seit der letzten Aktualisierung verändert haben. Es ist technisch nicht möglich, die angegebenen Preise in Echtzeit zu aktualisieren. Es gilt der Preis zum Zeitpunkt des Kaufs auf der Website des Verkäufers.