[LMB] modern Barrayaran fiction

Nick S. 1804booking at gmail.com
Fri Mar 25 00:46:13 GMT 2016


Well, not Barrayaran per se, but there's the Betan TV movie about the
Escobar invasion which so enrages Elena at Miles' grandmother's house.

On Thu, Mar 24, 2016 at 7:26 PM, Lois McMaster Bujold <lbujold at myinfmail.com
> wrote:

> A conversation on Baen's Bar made the question arise in my mind... the
> OP's question was the perennial,  Would I want to write a book about the
> Cetagandan invasion?  (No, thank you.)
>
> But how many books, novels, plays, and vid dramas have the Barrayarans
> (and the assorted galactics involved) written on the subject?  What would
> they be like?
>
> We know of two academic ones, the history textbook Dr. Galeni contributed
> to, and the still-suppressed book about the contents of the bunker that
> caused him to tear out half his PhD thesis (_The Barrayaran Imperial
> Service, a Century of Change_, iirc) and possibly hair.  And we know of
> _The Adventures of Captain Vortalon_ as a vid series -- which may have
> appeared in other media.  What else...?
>
> And how would the fiction reflect the assorted times it was written in?
>
> Ta, L.
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