PhD. (A Time Traveler's Search for Bacon)
by David Dubé
An historical novel about a physicist whose time machine malfunctions, placing him in 18th century France, weeks before the French Revolution. He travels to Paris hoping that members of the Royal Academy of Science can assist him. Federal agents in the 21st century search for his machine as pursues a solution to return to the present and the identity of the person who seeks to destroy him in 1789.