From: "Dan'l Danehy-Oakes"
Subject: RE: (urth) Two Silk questions Date: Mon, 15 Jul 2002 11:52:08 -0700 > I never really understood this point. Isn't there somewhere > in the BOTNS where Severian says that it is known that each > continent has a pattern for humanity, and that if people move > from one land to another they will change to fit it? I know it's somewhere, but it might actually be in "Castle of the Otter" in Wolfe's own voice, so to speak. > If so, how come there are European lloking people in South > America (or for that matter, North America?) Because he also says it takes a long time (I think O(100) generation) to accomplish this. --Blattid --