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Detail from The Angel of Death by Evelyn De Morgan



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  1. Summary

    During the turbulent years between the cannonball battles and the atom bomb, life is not easy for young people.

    Young Toughs is an alternate history series about the struggles of youths in the twentieth century and into the future.

    This series is part of the Turn-of-the-Century Toughs cycle. Series page.

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  2. Summary

    The nautical nation is backed by the military might of an empire. The mountainous republic is populated by farmers and shopkeepers, and it has no standing army. The nautical nation is about to make the mistake of attacking the mountainous republic.

    Commando is an alternate history series that imagines what the South African Boer War could have been like if it had been fought on American soil.

    The series is part of the Turn-of-the-Century Toughs cycle. Series page.

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  3. Summary

    In a cool, dark cavern, guarded by men and by oaths, lies a dungeon in which prisoners fearfully await the inevitable. The inevitable will be replaced by the unexpected.

    The Eternal Dungeon is an alternate history series set in a nineteenth-century prison where the psychologists wield whips.

    This series is part of the Turn-of-the-Century Toughs cycle. Series page.

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  4. Summary

    He vowed himself to his god. Now the god is growing impatient . . .

    The Three Lands is fantasy series on friendship, romantic friendship, romance, and betrayal in times of war and peace. The series is inspired by conflicts between nations during the Roman Empire and the Dark Ages.

    Series page and series resources.

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  5. Summary

    In a world where temples are dying and sacred theaters have been replaced by brothels, what will happen when a hard-headed businessman joins forces with an idealist?

    Michael's House is an alternate history series set in a Progressive Era slum.

    The series is part of the Turn-of-the-Century Toughs cycle. Series page.

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Recent bookmarks

  1. Rec 1

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    A remix of havisham's 'a temper isn't courage', in an English public school setting.

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    26 May 2017

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    Lilliburlero has the style of English boarding-school stories mastered.

  2. Rec 13

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    The sky calls to us/If we do not destroy ourselves/We will one day venture to the stars

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    17 May 2017

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    A beautiful blending of space imagery, music, and the voices of Carl Sagan and Stephen Hawking.

  3. Rec 3

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    bless the ones we lost

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    16 May 2017

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    This is tagged as both gen and m/m, which is exactly how I would have tagged it; the vid has that ambiguity, which I like. What I said to the creator:

    This is very nicely done. I like how you went beyond the obvious clips and melded the images so well with the lyrics.

  4. Rec 28

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    100 years of moving pictures about Holmes and Watson.

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    Comments:
    40
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    101
    Bookmarks:
    28
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    1838

    16 May 2017

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    What I wrote to the creator:

    This is impressive, not only for the range of clips, but also for the historical analyses in the notes. Thank you for your hard work.

  5. Rec 84

    We Didn't Start The Fire [vid] by ,

    Fandoms: Star Trek: The Original Series, The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (TV), Doctor Who (1963), Monty Python's Flying Circus, The Beatles, Hawaii Five-O (1968), Sherlock Holmes (1965 TV), Dark Shadows (1966), Blake's 7, Battlestar Galactica (1978), MASH (TV), The Professionals, Starsky & Hutch, Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, Star Wars Episode V: Empire Strikes Back, Rocky Horror Picture Show, James Bond (Movies), Led Zeppelin, Star Trek: The Original Series (Movies), Raffles - E. W. Hornung, Yes Minister, Indiana Jones Series, Young Sherlock Holmes (1985), Batman (Movies 1989-1997), Miami Vice (TV), Another Country (1984), Kiss of the Spider Woman - All Media Types, This is Spinal Tap (1984), Blade Runner (1982), Quantum Leap, Back to the Future (Movies), Sherlock Holmes (1984 TV), The Outsiders (1983), Wiseguy, 21 Jump Street (TV), Lost Boys (1987), Labyrinth (1986), The Goonies (1985), Red Dwarf, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Alien Nation, The Sandbaggers, Beauty and the Beast (TV 1987), Princess Bride (1987), Robin of Sherwood, The Real Ghostbusters, Remington Steele (TV), 3rd Rock from the Sun, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, Xena: Warrior Princess, Friends (TV), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Oz (TV), The X-Files, The West Wing, Sports Night, Homicide: Life on the Street, Star Trek: Voyager, Queer as Folk (US), Hard Core Logo (1996), Highlander: The Series, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, due South, Popslash, NSYNC, The Simpsons, Harry Potter - J. K. Rowling, Hornblower (TV), Newsies (1992), Jeeves & Wooster, Stargate SG-1, Angel: the Series, Queer as Folk (UK), The Magnificent Seven (TV), Farscape, The Sentinel, Forever Knight, History Boys (2006), Band of Brothers, Smallville, Panic! at the Disco, Bandom, Fall Out Boy, Prison Break, Troy (2004), The Lord of the Rings (Movies), The Lord of the Rings - All Media Types, The Lord of the Rings RPF, High School Musical (Movies), Community (TV), Castle, Supernatural, Sleeper Cell, Merlin (TV), Stargate Atlantis, Heroes (TV), Leverage, The Vampire Diaries (TV), Robin Hood (BBC 2006), Legend of the Seeker, Life on Mars (UK), The L Word, One Piece, Torchwood, Slings & Arrows, Doctor Who (2005), Sherlock Holmes (Downey films), Glee, White Collar, Bones (TV), Fringe, Brokeback Mountain (2005), Inception (2010), Grey's Anatomy, Top Gear (UK) RPF, Being Human (UK), Veronica Mars (TV), My Chemical Romance, The Daily Show, Colbert Report RPF, The Rachel Maddow Show, Anderson Cooper 360, Fake News RPF, Lost, Persepolis - Marjane Satrapi, Sherlock (TV), How I Met Your Mother, Battlestar Galactica (2003), Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Firefly, Rent - Larson, Dexter (TV), House M.D., Pirates of the Caribbean (Movies), American Idol RPF, Bend It Like Beckham (2002), Om Shanti Om (2007), The Middleman (TV), Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek: Alternate Original Series (Movies), Star Trek, Sherlock Holmes & Related Fandoms, Robin Hood - All Media Types, Doctor Who & Related Fandoms, Doctor Who, Multi-Fandom, A Very Potter Musical Series - Team StarKid, Blood Drips on Newsies Square, Harry and the Potters, Star Wars: Revelations  

    11 Apr 2016

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    Fifty years of fandom.

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    16 May 2017

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    A wonderful tribute to fandom.