Crosstime Traffic. My first short story collection, focusing largely (but by no means exclusively) on parallel world stories. First publication in paperback, by. Gunpowder Empire (Crosstime Traffic) [Harry Turtledove] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Jeremy Solter is a teenager growing up in the. Crosstime Traffic Book Series (6 Books). All Formats Kindle Edition. From Book 1. Jeremy Solter is a teenager growing up in the late 21st century. During the.

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Well, my parents read books for fun, so I swiped two of those, and snuck ’em up to my room, and even into tfaffic. Laumer’s series had a civilization that was less advanced than our own in almost every way except for their travel technology. Tarzan, Turok, Superboy, all of those. Then the mother gets very ill and she and her husband return to their own world, leaving their two teenage children behind.

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Crosstime Traffic

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Kindle EditionPaperbackHardcover. Kindle EditionMass Market Paperback. Sometime in the twenty-first century, the home timeline which is probably meant to be our worldhaving tapped out its resources and facing economic ruin, discovered the secret of traveling across timelines. Set in the late 21st century, the series details the adventures of the employees of Crosstime Traffican organization which makes its money by sending traders to various timelines.

Also Little Lulu and Donald Duck, but those were great, crosstim. A new corporation, Crosstime Traffic is formed for the purpose of setting up trading outposts in various resource-rich alternateswhile at the same time preventing the more technologically-advanced alternates from discovering crosstime travel. And there was a whole big box that had accumulated before I’d learned to read.

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The teacher, Miss Conroy, gave us a title, and told us to write something to go with it–a story, an essay, anything. The lead story, “Last of the Tree People,” involved a crosstlme who goes to the Moon and finds intelligent trees and carnivorous dinosaurs. Maybe you’re here because you’ve enjoyed my novels, or because you’ve seen some of these stories in magazines or anthologies and liked them.


A few got some rudimentary plot in there; I remember there were about three that I thought were okay. Curious Notions Crosstime Traffic.

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In all of the series the “home timeline” was running low on resources, and it has used its knowledge of time to covertly import supplies from other Earths and save their civilization from collapse. First edition dust-jacket of Gunpowder Empire. But when Jeremy ducks back home for emergency medical treatment, the gateways stop working.

I could go through four in an afternoon; what about the other six days each week? East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. All that said – and boy, it sounds like I’m doing a book report, compare and contrast, doesn’t it?

I had an older brother, too, but I don’t remember him ever having any money or buying any comic books. I do hope to see more of the siblings as they grow up and perhaps join crosstime themselves but I am not sure if Turtledove went in that direction.

Crosstime Traffic Series

Latest Book in the Series. They find moral and ethical problems hard to deal with After that I’ll explain where the stories in this collection came from. Retrieved from ” https: Second FoxAcre edition,both trade paperback and ebook.

Book 4 trafcic 6. I’m still not quite sure why, even after thirty years. Beam Piper’s Paratime concept of multiple Earths on different time tracks which can be visited by those with the right technology. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. During the school year, his family lives in Southern California-but during the summer the whole family lives and works in the city of Polisso, on the frontier of the Roman Empire. Add to Wish List. If you need action and plot twists you will be disappointed, but if you can invest in the characters alone you should be happy to follow them to the end.


Crossime page was last edited on 10 Juneat Jeremy and Amanda are not models taffic our time could be argued that they arebut certainly learned a lot about family business’ and surviving in a strange culture – and a war to boot – when cut off from everything familiar.

Book 3 of 6. OTOH, Heinlien kids were direct action types in hard settings appropriate for their time and for setting youth models early in the Cold War. Crosstime Traffic is a series of books by Harry Turtledove. Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase. Writing it had been fun. It’s taken a long time for it to happen, and I want to use this introduction to tell you how it came about.

It’s a time travel story, rather than an alternate history. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

The protagonists in each story are teenagers, usually one boy crosdtime one girl, and usually with at least one POV from the home timeline.

Amazon Renewed Crsstime products with a warranty. If you’re a teenager, though, or an adult who wants just a light read, maybe something you can share with your teenagers to get them more into SF, or even to assign to a class, both for reading purposes and for discussions of real Roman history, and of Latin.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. The books are young adult novels with teenage protagonists, who frequently become stranded in dangerous alternate worlds and must adapt to survive.