The KINGDOMS FALL novels, although spy/military thrillers, focus in part on the evolution of government in western nations during the First World War. The first novel, The Laxenburg Message, focuses on the fall of the Hapsburg Monarchy. The Korniloff Affair involves the repercussions of the fall of the Romanovs. The Wierengen Proposal examines the fall of the Hohenzollern dynasty in Imperial Germany. The pages in this category provide further information about the Hapsburgs, Romanovs and Hohenzollerns, as well as the British Empire, the French Colonial Empire, and the Ottoman Empire.