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Eklund, Gordon. Serving in Time. Laser 1975.

Eklund, Gordon. Serving in Time
Divergence: 1776 CE
What if: George Washington was killed in New York in August 1776, and the US did not become independent until after a second rebellion in 1796.
Summary: A boy from 2169 is forced into the Time Service and discovers that he must fix American history.
Published: Laser 1975 (0373720068).