By Connie Willis
Winner of the Nebula Award
Traveling again in time, from Oxford circa 2060 into the thick of global conflict II, was once a regimen day trip for 3 British historians desirous to research firsthand the heroism and horrors of the Dunkirk evacuation and the London Blitz. yet getting marooned in war-torn 1940 England has grew to become Michael Davies, Merope Ward, and Polly Churchill from temporal travelers into besieged electorate suffering to outlive Hitler’s devastating onslaught. And now there’s extra to fret approximately than simply getting again domestic: The impossibility of changing previous occasions has regularly been a center trust of time-travel theory—but it can be tragically fallacious. whilst discrepancies within the old checklist start cropping up, it means that one or the entire destiny viewers have someway replaced the past—and, finally, the result of the conflict. in the meantime, in 2060 Oxford, the stranded historians’ manager, Mr. Dunworthy, frantically confronts the likely very unlikely job of rescuing his students—three lacking needles within the haystack of background. The exciting time-tripping experience that begun with Blackout now hurtles to its attractive solution in All Clear.
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All Clear (Oxford Time Travel, Book 4) by Connie Willis