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After flunking out of Caltech, he earned a Ph.D. in Byzantine history from UCLA. He has taught ancient and medieval history at UCLA, Cal State Fullerton, and Cal State L.A., and he has published a translation of a ninth-century Byzantine chronicle, as well as several scholarly articles. His alternate history works have included many short stories and the Civil War classic The Guns of the South, the World War I epic The Great War series, and the Worldwar tetralogy that began with Worldwar: In the Balance. He is a winner of the Sidewise Award for best Alternate History for his novel How Few Remain.

He is married to fellow novelist Laura Frankos. They have three daughters: Alison, Rachel, and Rebecca.

Note: Harry Norman Turtledove has been writing science fiction and fantasy under his true name since 1985. Between 1980 and 1987, he wrote several short stories using the pseudonym Eric G. Iverson. He also has written historical fiction under the name H. N. Turteltaub. - MJN
He also has written a trilogy (The Scepter of Mercy) under yet another pseudonym, Dan Chernenko.

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Books (Sort by Title)[88 books listed]
 A Novel of World War and Magic VolumeYearRating
 Into the Darkness119998/10
 Darkness Descending220018/10
 Through the Darkness320018/10
 Rulers of the Darkness4200210/10
 Jaws of Darkness520039/10
 Out of the Darkness620045/10

 Alternate Generals VolumeYearRating
 Alternate Generals11998n/a
 Alternate Generals II22004n/a
 Alternate Generals III32005n/a

 Atlantis VolumeYearRating
 Opening Atlantis12007n/a
 The United States of Atlantis220089/10
 Liberating Atlantis320099/10

 Crosstime Traffic VolumeYearRating
 Gunpowder Empire120037/10
 Curious Notions22004n/a
 In High Places32005n/a

 Days of Infamy VolumeYearRating
 Days Of Infamy120046/10
 End of the Beginning22005n/a

 Gerin the Fox VolumeYearRating
 Wisdom of the Foxn/a199910/10
 Tale of the Foxn/a2000n/a
 Prince of the North21994n/a
 King of the North31996n/a
 Fox and Empire419978/10

 Hot War, The VolumeYearRating
 Armistice: The Hot Warn/a2017n/a

 Misc VolumeYearRating
 Agent of Byzantiumn/a19879/10
 A Different Fleshn/a19888/10
 The Guns of the Southn/a19929/10
 The Case of the Toxic Spell Dumpn/a19939/10
 The Two Georges with Richard Dreyfussn/a19969/10
 Between the Riversn/a1999n/a
 Household Gods with Judith Tarrn/a20009/10
 Counting Up, Counting Downn/a20028/10
 Ruled Britannian/a20029/10
 Worlds That Weren't with S. M. Stirlingn/a20029/10
 Conan of Venariumn/a20036/10
 In the Presence of Mine Enemiesn/a20036/10
 A World of Differencen/a2005n/a
 Bridge of the Separatorn/a2005n/a
 Every Inch a Kingn/a20056/10
 After the Downfalln/a20088/10
 The Man with the Iron Heartn/a200810/10
 Give Me Back My Legions!n/a20098/10
 Hitler's Warn/a2009n/a

 Opening of the World VolumeYearRating
 Beyond the Gap12008n/a
 The Breath of God220088/10
 The Golden Shrine320098/10

 The Great War VolumeYearRating
 How Few Remainn/a19987/10
 American Front119998/10
 Walk in Hell220008/10
 American Empire: Blood and Iron420017/10
 American Empire: The Center Cannot Hold520029/10
 American Empire: The Victorious Opposition620039/10
 Settling Accounts: Return Engagement720049/10
 Settling Accounts Trilogy: Drive to the East820057/10
 Settling Accounts: The Grapple92006n/a
 Settling Accounts: In at the Death102007n/a

 The Tale of Krispos VolumeYearRating
 Krispos Rising119918/10
 Krispos of Videssos219918/10
 Krispos the Emperor319948/10

 The Time of Troubles VolumeYearRating
 The Stolen Throne119958/10
 Hammer and Anvil219968/10
 The Thousand Cities319978/10
 Videssos Beseiged419988/10

 The Videssos Cycle VolumeYearRating
 The Misplaced Legion119878/10
 An Emperor for the Legion219878/10
 The Legion of Videssos319878/10
 Swords of the Legion419878/10

 The War Between the Provinces VolumeYearRating
 Sentry Peak120004/10
 Marching Through Peachtree220018/10
 Advance and Retreat32002n/a

 The War That Came Early VolumeYearRating
 West and East1201110/10
 The Big Switch22011n/a
 Coup d'Etat42012n/a
 Two Fronts52013n/a

 War That Came Early VolumeYearRating
 The War That Came Early: The Big Switchn/a2011n/a

 Worldwar VolumeYearRating
 In the Balance119948/10
 Tilting the Balance219969/10
 Upsetting the Balance319968/10
 Striking the Balance419978/10
 Colonization: Second Contact52000n/a
 Colonization: Down to Earth620017/10
 Colonization: Aftershocks720026/10
 Epilogue: Homeward Bound820048/10
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