Dunn, J.R. "Men of Good Will"
Divergence: c 215 BCE
What if: Archimedes built machines to replace slaves, and the contributions of others led to an industrial revolution 1800 years early.
Summary: A Roman agent is sent to Jerusalem to extract a Galilean rabbi who seems to be at the center of possible trouble for the empire.
Published: In Amazing Stories, March 1993.
Uchronia is copyright © 1991-2022 Robert B. Schmunk