A Midsummer tempest Author:Poul Anderson Suppose every event in history had at least two causes. And led to and from a seperate universe in space and time. — Then there would be an infinity of alternate worlds. — Imagine a world in which every world in which Prince Rupert of the Rhine could fight for Charles I of England and escape the Puritans by hopping a railroad locomotive, on the r... more »ight track but 200 years befor its time. A world in which aging Caliban could pace the lonely shore, yearning for the return of his lost love, Miranda.
And where all these universes, and more, intersected, there lay a tavern where infinite possibilities met- if only for a night« less