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Topic ID: 1703
Message ID: 8
#8, RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading
Posted by Gryphon on Sep-24-21 at 04:00 PM
In response to message #7
>Why did the V'Straki go all colonial-imperialist despite being
>ill-adapted to the worlds they were conquering?

I haven't read any of what y'all are talking about, so I don't really have a dog in this fight, but it occurs to me that this particular point has plenty of real-world historical precedent. Look at all the places on Earth that are absolutely unsuitable for English people, but which were part of the British Empire. :)

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