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William R. Forstchen

William R. Forstchen
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William R. Forstchen is the author of the New York Times bestseller One Second After and We Look Like Men of War, among numerous other books in diverse subjects ranging from history to science fiction. He has co-authored several books with Newt Gingrich, including Gettysburg: A Novel of the Civil War, Pearl Harbor, Days of Infamy, To Try Men’s Souls and Valley Forge. Forstchen holds a Ph.D. in History from Purdue University, with specializations in military history and the history of technology. He is currently a Faculty Fellow and Professor of History at Montreat College, near Asheville North Carolina. He is a pilot and flies an original WWII recon "warbird." He resides near Asheville with his daughter Meghan.

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From the New York Times bestselling author of the smash hit One Second After series comes 48 Hours, a nail-biting and prescient thriller about a solar...

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The Final Day

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William R. Forstchen
Tor/Forge
Forge Books

A major release in the New York Times bestselling One Second After series, set in an alternate America rebuilding after an electromagnetic pulse, this is William R. Forstchen's The Final...

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The John Matherson Series

A John Matherson Novel

William Forstchen
Tor/Forge
Forge Books

This discounted ebundle includes: One Second After, One Year After, The Final Day

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Pillar to the Sky

William R. Forstchen
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Pillar to the Sky is a NASA-inspired work of fiction from William R. Forstchen, author of the New York Times bestseller, One Second After

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One Year After

A John Matherson Novel

William R. Forstchen
Tor/Forge
Forge Books

Months before publication, William R. Forstchen’s One Second After was cited on the floor of Congress as a book all Americans should read. This thrilling follow-up to that smash hit begins...

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William R. Forstchen
Tor/Forge
Forge Books

Enjoy a sneak preview to One Year After, William R. Forstchen's highly anticipated follow-up to the smash hit, One Second After.
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Victory at Yorktown

Victory at Yorktown

George Washington Series

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen; Contribution by Albert S. Hanser
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

New York Times bestselling authors Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen pen the triumphant conclusion to their George Washington series-a novel of leadership, brotherhood, loyalty, and the...

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To Make Men Free

To Make Men Free

George Washington Series

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

With To Make Men Free (originally published as The Battle of the Crater), New York Times bestselling authors Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen take readers to the center of a nearly...

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The Battle of the Crater

The Battle of the Crater

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen
St. Martin's Press
Thomas Dunne Books

With The Battle of the Crater, New York Times bestselling authors Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen take readers to the center of a nearly forgotten Civil War confrontation, a battle...

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Valley Forge

Valley Forge

George Washington Series

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen; Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

A riveting, personal look at one of our country's first heroes in the second captivating novel of the George Washington series by Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen, the New York Times...

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One Second After

A John Matherson Novel

William R Forstchen
Tor/Forge
Forge Books

In One Second After, New York Times bestselling author William R. Forstchen brings us a story which can be all too terrifyingly real. A story in which one man struggles to save his family...

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To Try Men's Souls

To Try Men's Souls

George Washington Series

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen; Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

This Revolutionary War novel provides a rare and personal perspective of the men who fought for, and founded the United States of America.

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Days of Infamy

Days of Infamy

The Pacific War Series

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

New York Times Bestselling authors Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen return with the second novel in their action-packed World War II historical series

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Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor

The Pacific War Series

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

The action-packed first book in the new historical series by acclaimed authors Newt Gingrich and William R.Forstchen

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Never Call Retreat

Never Call Retreat

The Gettysburg Trilogy

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

The conclusion in this inventive trilogy gives a remarkable answer to the great "what if" of the American Civil War: Could the South have won?

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Grant Comes East

Grant Comes East

The Gettysburg Trilogy

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

The sequel in the bestselling series by Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen, continues the story of a Confederate victory at Gettysburg.

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg

The Gettysburg Trilogy

Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen; Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

The Civil War is the American Iliad. Lincoln, Stonewall Jackson, Grant, and Lee still stand as heroic ideals, as stirring to our national memory as were the legendary Achilles and Hector to the world...

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We Look Like Men of War

William R. Forstchen
Tor/Forge
Forge Books

From the bestselling author of The Lost Regiment series comes a factually based narrative of the black military experience in the Civil War.

We Look Like Men of War

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