Faye, Eric. Parij
Divergence: 1944 CE
What if: The German 1944 Ardennes offensive — the Bulge — succeeded so well that the Western Front was pushed back and ultimately the Red Army swept westward all the way to Paris.
Summary: In 1989, as the first signs of the collapse of European communist regimes appear, a Nobel prize winning East French writer is released to West Paris.
Published: Serpent a plumes 1997 (2842610253); and J'ai lu 1998 (229005156X).
Original in: French.