A Midsummer Tempest

A Midsummer Tempest Read A Midsummer Tempest Poul Anderson Wgf2011.eu What If Shakespeare Were A Historian His World A Mortal One Of Men Elves Somewhere, Spinning Thru Another Universe Is A History Almost Like Ours Except For The Result Of A Revolution Or Two The Earlier Incidence Of A Few Inventions A Prince Called Hamlet Has Lived In Denmark The English Woods Are Full Of Pucks, Titanias Oberons Cromwell Is At The Throat Of King Charles, But Locomotives Rage Thru The Verdant Countryside Observation Balloons Tower Over Battle Lines.

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  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 230 pages
  • A Midsummer Tempest
  • Poul Anderson
  • English
  • 24 October 2017
  • 0345244044

10 thoughts on “A Midsummer Tempest

  1. says:

    A Midsummer Tempest by Poul Anderson is a fantasy sci fi novel that has a structure not unlike a play, with scenes introduced before each This is Heinlein s Glory Road multiverse ideal coupled with Anderson s own ideas of future alternate history and structured and shaped as an homage to Shakespeare There are some fun cameos by characters from his novels Three Hearts and Three Lions and Operation Chaos and also the themes set out in his Guardians of Time Time Patrol books and also a bri A Midsummer Tempest by Poul Anderson is a fantasy sci fi novel that has a structure not unlike a play, with scenes introduced before each This is Heinlein s Glory Road multiverse ideal coupled with Anderson s own ideas of future alternate history and structured and shaped as an homage to Shakespeare There are some fun cameos by characters f...

  2. says:

    Prologue A paperback novel The early 70s.FIRST GENTLEMANPray tell me sir, about this little book The author s name methinks I recognizeIt must be fantasy or SF tale SECOND GENTLEMANNay coz It is a fine Shakespearian rompA world where every play he wrote was true And all prate on in just such wise as IDo now, in imitation of the BardFIRST GENTLEMANForesooth But gets it not a little stale I fear the joke could w...

  3. says:

    Here s a fantastical Shakespearean romp, in a universe where what the Bard wrote was literally true In the early 17th century, Prince Rupert fights for King Charles against the Puritans when he s captured, he is unexpectedly aided by his captor s niece and,unexpectedly, by the fairy monarchs Oberon and Titania, who direct him to Prospero s island Anderson s language is wonderful, and if you read closely, there are poetic surprises in the narrative and in the dialogue This is a very enj Here s a fantastical Shakespearean romp, in a universe where what the Bard wrote was literally ...

  4. says:

    A clock chimes in Shakespeare s Julius Caesar, which is impossible, since clocks that chimed were a medieval invention, but Poul Anderson took it and ran with it This book takes place during the English Civil War and the Industrial Revolution Both.Prince Rupert is captured One soldier in his force, Will Fairweather, keeps after him, and his captor s niece, Jennifer, helps him escape to meet Oberon and Titania, who offer him and Jennifer magical rings powered by their love Alas, Jennifer i A clock chimes in Shakespeare s Julius Caesar, which is impossible, since clocks that chimed were a medieval invention, but Poul Anderson took it and ran with it This book takes place during the English Civil War and the Industrial Revolution Both.Prince Rupert is captured One soldier in his force, Will F...

  5. says:

    The idea of A Midsummer Tempest is intriguing a world in which Shakespeare was not a storyteller, the Bard, but wrote about reality the Historian Oberon and Tatiana really existed, Prospero really broke a staff and hid a book in the deeps The story is set in the time of Cromwell, though, and Oberon and Tatiana are minor though essential characters The main characters are Prince Rupert and a young Puritan woman, Jennifer, who come together when Rupert is captured, along with Will, who serv The idea of A Midsummer Tempest is intriguing a world in which Shakespeare was not a storyteller, the Bard, but wrote about reality the Historian Oberon and Tatiana really existed, Prospero really broke a staff and hid a book in the deeps The story is set in the time of Cromwell, though, and Oberon and Tatiana are minor though essential characters The main characters are Prince Rupert and a young Puritan woman, Jennifer, who come together when Rupert is captured, a...

  6. says:

    A fine romp through alternate history, some favorite Shakespeare, and alternate history across several fictons continua, whatever Read and enjoy, ye English speakers and lovers of Shakespeare Go for it You re in for a treat Fine work by a writer who spanned a lot of years in his career.

  7. says:

    An alternate universe in which every word written by William Shakespeare was the literal, historical truth clocks that chimed the hour in Julius Caesar s Rome, cannons in tenth century Denmark naturally they readvanced than us technologically Poul Anderson picks up this premise and runs with it Watc...

  8. says:

    Premise what if Shakespeare s play all of them were history, not drama Great fun.

  9. says:

    A novel about an alternative 1600s that is in the middle of industrialisation, and the English Civil War sees the use of steam trains, etc Still, there is magic along the edges as Our Brave Prince flees defeat and meets A Delectable Beauty.The title is a blend of A Midsummer s Night s Dream and The Tempest , and Shakespeare is a historian rather than a dramatist in this alternative world There is a long chapter in the middle that to me seemed very out of place and pointless, where Anderso A novel about an alternative 1600s that is in the middle of industrialisation, and the English Civil War sees the use of steam trains, etc Still, there ...

  10. says:

    Anderson likes to make new worlds and then go ambling through them, poking at things In this case he s poking two things at once Once, what if everything the Bard had written was true Two, what effect would that have had on the English civil war This is a frame story, which begins in the standard magic tavern at the nexus of universes We are introduced to Valeria, the daughter of Steve and Virginia Matuchek who starred in Operation Chaos and Operation Luna In this book Valeria is merely Anderson likes to make new worlds and then go ambling through them, poking at things In this case he s poking two things at once Once, what if everything the Bard had written was true Two, what effect would that have had on the English civil war This is a frame story, which begins in the standard magic tavern at the nexus of universes We are...

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