Trapped in 1877, a historian writes an account of an alternate history of America in which the South won the Civil War. Living in this alternate timeline, he was determined to change events at Gettysburg. When he's offered the chance to return to that fateful turning point his actions change history as he knows it, leaving him in an all too familiar past.
SALES POINTS No.42 in the Millennium SF Masterworks series, a library of the finest science fiction ever written. 'Seminal … concise and elegiac' Encylopedia of Science Fiction 'A classic alternative world story' Brian Aldiss 'One of the best American writers' Ray Bradbury