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Alternate History allows you to reduce a complex world so that you can meaningfully examine something important. And so many of the characters repeat each other.
Hitler’s War (The War That Came Early, #1) by Harry Turtledove
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Hitler is represented only on one percent of the pages, out of five hundred.
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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. For some reason Turtledove decided that because the war started a year early the combatants would remain frozen in a re-enactment of WWI trench warfare.