It took quite some time. It’s now coming, and soon. What was the delay? Technical problems? Laziness on behalf of my publisher? Well, yes, the last part a bit, but it was mainly issues of… taxation. Well.
The novel is now available for pre-order as ebook from amazon.com. A paperback-issue through CreateSpace will be added shortly. Other ebook-distributors as well, amazon.com has been comparatively the easiest. I will keep you updated about developments.
What is the novel about again? It’s alternative history.
„Shortly before the First World War, the German light cruiser Saarbrücken leaves the port of Wilhelmshaven to make its last big journey before being decommissioned. But near Portugal the old ship encounters a mysterious phenomenon, and the crew unexpectedly finds itself in the Mediterranean, 1500 years in the past, at a historical moment: It’s the year 378, the beginning of the end of the Western Roman Empire, the start of Völkerwanderung…the crew of the Saarbrücken decides that to survive they must make friends of the Romans. They had been the Kaiser’s men in the 20th century, and now, in the past, another emperor might need their services…“
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