Kowalski, David. The Company of the Dead
Divergence: 1912 CE
What if: John Jacob Astor survived the sinking of the Titanic Titanic and a few years later the Central Powers won the great European war.
Summary: A century later, the long cold war between imperial Germany and Japan comes to an end as conflict erupts in a partitioned America. One man has a plan to go back in time to set things right, or to restore them to the way they should be.
Published: MacMillan AU 2007 (1405038047); Titan 2012 (0857686666BUY).
Awards: Winner: 2007 Aurealis for best science fiction novel.