[LMB] Cetaganda: origin of haut

Rebekah beckr01 at tpg.com.au
Tue Jun 1 22:23:28 BST 2010

Fwiu the Cetangdan ghem were invented by Lois as villains; the haut were invented somewhat later, as an extrapolation.  Cetaganda's one of my favourite books simply because I like pretty things. :) Beck

>On Jun 1, 2010, at 4:09 PM, Tel wrote:
>> They're mentioned in Shards of Honor, appear in Warrior's Apprentice, and are the main villains in Ethan of Athos. So, sure. 
>Though it's worth noting that in EoA, all we see are the ghem; indeed, I *believe* (though I am not sure) that until the writing of Cetaganda, the haut themselves are not mentioned, and Cetaganda is understood to be ruled by the ghem.
>Timothy Collett

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