Literature: Her Diamond Heart

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Written by AnalyticalEngine and hosted on AlternateHistory.com Her Diamond Heart is loosely based on The Peshawar Lancers by S.M. Stirling (and completely unauthorised by said author).

Though it shares the book's point of divergence - a meteor shower bombarding the Northern Hemisphere in 1878 - the differences between the two start building up almost immediately. One particular difference is the survival of the United States of America and certain parts of Europe.


Historical characters who appear or are referenced in the timeline:

  • Benjamin Disraeli
  • Edward VII
  • Queen Victoria
  • Theodore Roosevelt

And a host of others


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