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William R. Forstchen

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Writer and educator William R. Forstchen was born in New Jersey in 1950. He received a B.A. from Rider College in Lawrenceville, New Jersey and a M.A. in European history and a Ph.D. in military history from Purdue University. Forstchen teaches at Montreat College in Asheville, North Carolina. näytä lisää Forstchen uses his knowledge of military history to create science fiction stories of other universes and societies. His series include Gamestar Wars, Ice Prophet, and The Lost Regiment. He is also the co-author with Newt Gingrich of 1945, an alternative history of World War II. His other stand-alone novels include The Four Magics, Doctors of the Night, One Second After and its sequel, One Year After which hit the New York Times Bestseller list in September 2015. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän
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Tekijän teokset

One Second After (2009) 2,384 kappaletta
Honored Enemy (2001) 1,378 kappaletta
Gettysburg (2003) 633 kappaletta
One Year After (2015) 548 kappaletta
Grant Comes East (2004) 467 kappaletta
Pearl Harbor: A Novel of December 8th (2007) — Tekijä — 403 kappaletta
Arena (1994) 388 kappaletta
The Final Day (2017) 347 kappaletta
Rally Cry (1990) 330 kappaletta
Days of Infamy (2008) 279 kappaletta
The Forgotten War (1999) 261 kappaletta
The Union Forever (1991) 232 kappaletta
Fateful Lightning (1993) 225 kappaletta
1945 (1995) 207 kappaletta
Terrible Swift Sword (1992) 201 kappaletta
Never Sound Retreat (1998) 179 kappaletta
Battle Hymn (1997) 160 kappaletta
The Battle of the Crater: A Novel (2011) 150 kappaletta
Pillar to the Sky (2014) 148 kappaletta
Down To The Sea (2000) 144 kappaletta
A Band of Brothers (1999) 144 kappaletta
48 Hours: A Novel (2019) 143 kappaletta
Men of War (1999) 139 kappaletta
Victory at Yorktown: A Novel (George Washington Series) (2012) — Tekijä — 134 kappaletta
Wing Commander: End Run (1994) 129 kappaletta
Article 23 (1998) 128 kappaletta
Wing Commander: Fleet Action (1994) 125 kappaletta
Star Voyager Academy (1994) 120 kappaletta
Wing Commander: Heart Of The Tiger (1995) 112 kappaletta
Ice prophet (1983) 99 kappaletta
The Crystal Warriors (1988) 86 kappaletta
The Flame upon the Ice (1984) 86 kappaletta
Prometheus (1999) — Tekijä — 83 kappaletta
The Crystal Sorcerers (1991) 78 kappaletta
Darkness upon the Ice (1985) 76 kappaletta
Wing Commander: Action Stations (1998) 72 kappaletta
Gamester Wars 3-in-1 (1995) 69 kappaletta
Into the Sea of Stars (1986) 66 kappaletta
Wing Commander: False Colors (1998) 63 kappaletta
The Alexandrian Ring (1987) 62 kappaletta
The Assassin Gambit (1988) 48 kappaletta
Day of Wrath (2014) 48 kappaletta
Five Years After (2023) 45 kappaletta
The Napoleon Wager (1993) 28 kappaletta
We Look Like Men of War (2003) 28 kappaletta
The Four Magics (1996) 20 kappaletta
The John Matherson Series (2017) 3 kappaletta
Cena svobody (2003) 1 kappale

Associated Works

Alternate Generals (1998) — Avustaja — 268 kappaletta
Don't Forget Your Spacesuit, Dear (1996) — Avustaja — 215 kappaletta
Arabesques: More Tales of the Arabian Nights (1988) — Avustaja — 130 kappaletta
Guns of Darkness (1987) — Avustaja — 88 kappaletta
Dragon's Eye (1994) — Avustaja — 79 kappaletta
The Day the Magic Stopped (1995) — Avustaja — 68 kappaletta
Alternate Gettysburgs (2002) — Avustaja — 65 kappaletta

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Kanoninen nimi
Forstchen, William R.
Virallinen nimi
Forstchen, William Robert
Millburn, New Jersey, USA
Millburn, New Jersey, USA (birth)
Black Mountain, North Carolina, USA
Purdue University (PhD)
Rider College
Montreat College
Lyhyt elämäkerta
William R. Forstchen has a Ph.D. from Purdue University with specializations in Military History and the History of Technology. He is a Faculty Fellow and Professor of History at Montreat College. He is the author of fifty books including the New York Times bestselling series One Second After, the Lost Regiment series, and the award-winning young adult novel, We Look Like Men of War. He has also authored numerous short stories and articles about military history and military technology.

Dr. Forstchen's interests include the Civil War, archaeological research on sites in Mongolia, and the potential of space exploration. As a pilot he owns and flies an original World War II "recon bird." Dr. Forstchen resides near Asheville, North Carolina with his dog Maggie.




Autographed copy by Newt Gingrich former Speaker of the House
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nerdzel | 1 muu arvostelu | Mar 2, 2024 |
Reason read: war room challenge, US war of independence
This was the second book I read about the war of independence and the two books meshed well. I enjoyed listening to this audiobook. The reader did a good job and the story was engaging. This covers the build up of a Patriot troops that could actually win a battle.
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Kristelh | 5 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Mar 1, 2024 |
This was a book that explored four main facets of American's War for Independence: 1) Washington Crossing the Delaware 2) Thomas Paine's contributions 3) Brutal conditions suffered by American Troops 4) Hessian involvement. If you are wanting blow by blow battle scenes, this book is not for you. There are few battles. The book focuses more on the conditions under which America's troops labored; and they were brutal, more so than I had realized. I was leery of reading this book because I had to read some of the author's position papers for a class I took, and I was not a fan! That being said, this book is top notch, IMHO. 345 pages… (lisätietoja)
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Tess_W | 10 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Feb 15, 2024 |



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