Note: This is a cross-post from my primary blog, Giant-Size Nerd-Thing!.
debacle that almost brought Britain and the U.S. to war, but diplomacy (and more than a little butt kissing) avoided that fate. In Robert Conroy's book, however, those overtures fail and England goes to war. This is all part of a plan hatched by the Prime Minister of England, Lord Palmerston, to remove the United States as a economic and military rival by ensuring a divided America. What happens is far from what is expected.
Like I said, it was a good book and if you like reading alternative history, then check it out.
Picture via Barnes & Noble.