A New Birth of Freedom by Robert G Pielke
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THIS IS BOOK TWO OF THE TRILOGY:Noam Chomsky argues that communication with aliens would be impossible. Stephen Hawking argues that it would be extremely unwise even to try. What if it were absolutely necessary to do so? This question arises with extreme urgency at the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863, in this time-travel, alternate-history trilogy, A New Birth of Freedom.
 

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Published November 1, 2012 by Whiskey Creek Press LLC. 394 pages
Genres: History, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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The smells of 19th-century America are a surprising and convincing detail as Blair plods along the streets and fields of ancient America, and he is constantly attempting to adjust his lexical choices to the period, with amusingly overwrought results.

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Edwin Blair is a time traveler from the late 21st century who goes back in time to the Civil War to stem an invasion by the Pests, buglike aliens who have set up camp in the middle of a Gettysburg, Pa., battlefield.

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He does not understand what Blair is telling him, but he is willing to risk everything in order to at least give Blair's plan a chance.

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Pielke's depiction of Lincoln's thought processes - on how he might shrewdly coax the United States out of such a predicament - is truly entertaining and enlightening.

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Chew & Digest Books also complimented Pielke on how he portrayed historical figures saying "[w]hen Lincoln talks, it sounds like what I think Lincoln would say.

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Time flies by and Lincoln, now President of a divided nation, meets the stranger again who goes by the name of Edwin Blair.

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