[LMB] CVA - Epilogue
howard at brazee.net
Sun May 5 00:23:40 BST 2013
On May 4, 2013, at 3:30 PM, Heather Harper <harpingheather at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I appreciate the subtle point that monoclimatic planets are a totally
>>> unrealistic feature of SF. It's true of Barrayar, yeah, but we spend
>>> of time there. Many other planets we see are moderately uniform, at
>>> in the limited perspective we get. But they aren't all alike - and
>>> is Ylla.
> Am I reading this wrong? Since when is Barrayar portrayed as a
> monoclimatic planet? Kyril Island is definitely Arctic and Vorbarr Sultana
> is clearly not. In "Memory" there's reference to tropical resorts where
> one drinks silly little drinks with umbrellas in them. South Continent is
> written as being different from the rest of Barrayar (presumably called
> North Continent).
> Take care,
And Barrayar also has seasons.
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