Priest, Christopher. The Separation
Divergence: 1941 CE
Summary: Twin narrative of twin brothers whose actions lead to different outcomes of World War II. One is familiar but in the other, Britain makes peace with Germany in 1941, and the world war progresses as two wars which finally meet in the middle of Siberia.
Published: Scribner UK 2002 (0743220331BUY); Gollancz 2003 (0575070021), 2004 (057507003X); Old Earth 2005 (1882968336BUY).
Original in: English.
Translation: French by Michelle Charrier as La séparation, Denoël 2005 (2207255778); Folio 2008 (2070356981).
Translation: Spanish by Carlos Riba García as El último día de la Guerra, Minotauro 2004 (8445075071).
Awards: Winner: 2002 BSFA Award for best novel. Winner: 2002 Arthur C. Clarke Award. Finalist: 2002 Sidewise Award for best long-form alternate history.