An Alternative Evolution by Dougal Dixona book chronicling the world had the dinosaurs not died out 65 million years ago but instead had kept the mammals in small rodent -like forms. He becomes a senator for Illinois, and his son Rudolph runs for president in on a racist platform. Trotsky defeats Stalin in Russia, while Mussolini hangs on to power in Italy.
The fourth volume The Disunited States of America focuses on a world where there were frequent small localized wars between states e. Ohio versus VirginiaMassachusetts versus Rhode Island but no single big civil war. If It Had Happened Otherwise anthology contains two relevant entries: Inspired by the above book.
The wrong man surrenders. Lee and his lieutenants, including Jeb Stuartfight against the Russians in an analogous Crimean War. In the mid 20th century, Dwight Eisenhower dreams maybe that he time travels to the Battle of Gettysburg. Lee to London to assure continued British recognition, and he finds unexpected challenges and even unlikelier allies.
Alternate Presidents contains four stories with wildly differing hypothetical US Civil War scenarios: Douglas becoming President of the United States.
In both Roberts' and Chalker's entries, the Northern states seek to secede from the Southern-dominated Union. Sahara by Clive Cussler.
This series' recurring macguffinwherein the heroes discover an astounding secret historyinvolves the Lincoln Assassination in this one.
It is a brief side plot only tenuously related to the main adventure, and this element is completely left out of the film adaptation of the novel. CarterAbraham Lincoln survives his assassination at Ford's Theatre in but is impeached by Congress. Lee Humbles the Union, " by James M.
McPhersonfirst printed in What If? McClellan coupled with Braxton Bragg and Edmund Kirby Smith winning and taking over Kentucky during the Heartland Campaign and this decisive victory allows the Copperheads to win the legislative elections coupled with Britain and France recognizing the new nation thus Abraham Lincoln and his cabinet are forced to issue a proclamation to recognize the Confederacy as a sovereign, separate nation by New Year's Eve Without the United States to challenge its dominance, the British Empire continued to expand, and by it controls half the world.
In David Mason 's The Shores of Tomorrow, the slave-holding South dominated a technologically backward US from its foundation until the s - when a series of Northern rebellions led to the creation of three Free Republics taking up the interior and leaving the Southrons with "a slave-holding, vice-ridden burned out piece of the coast".
An Alternate History of the American Civil War trilogy by Jeffrey Evan Brooks, a series that focus on the Confederacy winning its independence in by achieving victory at the Battle of Atlanta thanks to a telegram that keeps Joseph E. WintersPresident-elect Abraham Lincoln is assassinated inand a version of the Crittenden Compromise is adopted preventing the Civil War from occurring; as a result, slavery continues to the present in four southern states the "Hard Four" comprising AlabamaLouisianaMississippiand Carolina ; the title refers to the secret network assisting escaping slaves, updated from "Underground Railroad"; the protagonist is a black U.
Marshal who is forced to work tracking down runaway slaves. Britannia's Fist trilogy by Peter Tsouras. Arnold focuses on Albert Sidney Johnston surviving his wound at the Battle of Shiloh thanks to a torniquet applied to him and going on to face Ulysses S.
Kelley focuses on Jubal Early succeeding in his raid on Washington, D. A Southern Yarn by R. Lee is able to trap Ulysses S. Grant during the Battle of North Anna River. The Lost Regiment series by William R.The book is set in the s in an alternate United States that is far from united. The United States of America, you will recall, was the style by which the rebellious colonies referred to.
If the South Had Won the Civil War is a alternate history book by the situation in being not too different from that in actual history: a single United States as a major world power locked in Cold War with the these plot elements were inserted by Turtledove into an alternate history quite antithetical to Kantor's in which, far.
1. What if the South won the Civil War? Effect: America becomes one nation again in Watch video · The Confederate States of America was a collection of 11 states that seceded from the United States in following the election of President Abraham Lincoln.
American Civil War alternate histories are alternate history fiction that focuses on the Civil War (or a lack thereof) ending differently. The American Civil War is a popular point of divergence in English-language alternate history fiction.
American Civil War alternate histories are alternate history fiction that focuses on the Civil War The Confederate States of America, the United States is annexed by the Confederate States of America upon winning the war, Another early Civil War alternate history written in If the South Had Won the Civil War by MacKinlay Kantor.