A Furnace Blast of War and Politics!
A cosmic accident sets the modern West Virginia town of Grantville down in war-torn seventeenth century Europe. Need to build a modern army on a medieval shoestring Freedom and know-how we got. The one absolutely essential physical requirement we're lacking Steel. Which makes the iron mines of Bavaria the central target in a battle that will ravage a continent—a battle that's about to make the Thirty Years War look like a walk in the park!
"Flint's 1632 universe seems to be inspiring a whole new crop of gifted alternate historians."