Counterfactual history is the scholarly cousin of alternate history. Instead of telling stories set in alternate timelines, counterfactual histories use what ifs to teach history. I have covered a couple counterfactual history-related books on Amazing Stories (Archduke Franz Ferdinand Lives!, Altered Pasts), but today’s subject, What Ifs of Jewish History: From Abraham to Zionism, is unique since its […]
Matt turns aside Richard Evan’s arguments against counterfactual history. That is, he does so here, in this time track….
A look at counterfactuals and alternate histories, through a counter-argument to British historian Richard J. Evans.
A sideways look at Ukraine and its history.
A review of “Archduke Franz Ferdinand Lives!” by Richard Ned Lebow.