Homeward Bound by Harry Turtledove

By Harry Turtledove

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The 20th century used to be awash in battle. international powers have been pouring males and machines onto the killing fields of Europe. Then, in a single dramatic stroke, a divided planet was once replaced without end. An alien race attacked Earth, and for each kingdom, each man or woman, new conflict strains have been drawn.

Homeward Bound is the final booklet during this trade historical past. Now the battle has settled to an uneasy peace, with the people and extraterrestrial beings every one ruling a part of the Earth, however it is the americans, with their primitive inventiveness, who find a technique to release themselves via far-off space–and succeed in the Race’s domestic planet itself.

Warriors, and diplomats locate themselves strangers on a wierd international, and on the middle of a flash element with terrifying capability. The destiny of 2 species is in danger.

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