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Book Report: An author asks, 'What if?' while we look at Victoria -- again

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I'm always fascinated by Harry Turtledove, whose publisher bills him as "The Master of Alternate History."

What's that you may ask?

Alternate history has been around for a long time and it comes in many forms. Minnesota's wonderfully inventive Larry Millett does a fictional version by asking "What if?" What if, he asks, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson came to Minnesota when the Hinckley fire was raging? What would those intrepid Englishmen do?

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