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8. "RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading"
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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   RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading The Traitor Sep-22-21 1
      RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading Terminus Est Sep-22-21 2
      RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading Gryphonadmin Sep-22-21 3
          RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading mdg1 Sep-23-21 4
              RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading The Traitor Sep-23-21 5
              RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading Gryphonadmin Sep-25-21 12
      RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading StClair Sep-24-21 6
      RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading zwol Sep-24-21 7
         RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading Gryphonadmin Sep-24-21 8
              RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading zwol Sep-25-21 10
                  RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading Gryphonadmin Sep-25-21 13
                      RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading zwol Sep-25-21 14
   RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading Peter Eng Sep-25-21 9
      RE: Extracurricular Sci-fi Reading zwol Sep-25-21 11
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