An appealing story overall, the First Under Heaven alternate history novel focuses on action and philosophy. Nearly 10 years in the making, this alternative timeline novel takes place in a history where Germany won the second world war. Furthermore, it incorporates the involvement of an ancient human race. A must-read for alternate history and science fiction enthusiasts, this novel tells the story of a humanity that reached the stars without everyone’s acknowledgment. Centuries of humanity living in the stars then paved the way for a civilization greater than the one on Earth. Now, amidst the Second World War, these humans return once more to reclaim their glory. But humanity on Earth will not surrender, and a group known as the Mensheviks establishes a resistance. They are working to protect humanity from destruction, even from within.
First Under Heaven alternate history novel focuses on action and philosophy
This is truly a science fiction retelling of history.