Dunn, J.R. "Men of Good Will"
Divergence: c 215 BCE
What if: Archimedes built machines to replace slaves, and the contributions of others led to an industrial revolution 1800 years early.
Summary: A Roman agent is sent to Jerusalem to extract a Galilean rabbi who seems to be at the center of possible trouble for the empire.
Published: In Amazing Stories, March 1993.
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