Striking the Balance (Worldwar Series, Volume 4)

Striking the Balance (Worldwar Series, Volume 4)

Harry Turtledove

WORLDWAR: booklet 4
At the bloody top of worldwide conflict II, the deadliest enemies in all of human heritage have been pressured to place apart their hatreds and unite opposed to an excellent fiercer foe: a doubtless invincible strength bent on international domination.
With extraordinary expertise, the aggressors swept around the planet, sowing destruction as Tokyo, Berlin, and Washington, D.C., have been A-bombed into submission. Russia, Nazi Germany, Japan and the U.S. weren't simply cowed, even though. With crafty and impressive bold, they pressed each virtue opposed to the invader's greater energy, and, led via Stalin, started to detonate their very own atom bombs in retaliation.
City after urban explodes in radioactive firestorms, and fears develop because the all over the world assets disappear; will there be any international left for the invaders to overcome, or for the uneasy allies to defend?
While Mao Tse-tung wages a determined guerrilla struggle and Hitler drives his state towards self-destruction, usa forces frantically attempt to cease the enemy's push from coast to coast. but during this conflict to stave off global domination, except the once-great army powers take the danger of annihilating the human race, they're going to probability wasting the struggle.
The deadly, ultimate cut-off date arrives in Harry Turtledove's grand, smashing finale to the Worldwar sequence, as uneasy allies desperately search a fashion out of a no-win, no-survival state of affairs: how to reside loose in a global that could quickly be bombed into atomic oblivion.

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