Description: A time traveller from an alternate reality appears at the Battle of Gettysburg and alters his own future into ours. 1953 novel of alternate history. The point of divergence occurs in July 1863 when the Confederate States of America wins the Battle of Gettysburg and subsequently declares victory in the "War of Southron Independence" (the spelling used in the book) on July 4, 1864 after the surrender of the United States of America. The novel takes place in the impoverished United States in the mid-20th century as war looms between the Confederacy and its rival, the German Union. History takes an unexpected turn when the protagonist Hodge Backmaker, a historian, decides to travel back in time and witness the moment when the South won the war. The title, "Bring the Jubilee", is a reference to the chorus of the popular military song "Marching Through Georgia".