Re: Mercenaries

From: Peter Metcalfe <metcalph_at_...>
Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2004 17:09:36 +1300

At 03:40 PM 3/7/04 -0800, you wrote:

>Hm? A couple thousand men debarked would require -
>what - 20 ships with sailors? Where in Prax would one
>get wood for 20 ships?

Upriver from Redwood. There's a scenario seed in Strangers in Prax about a similar thing for a private contractor.

>For that matter, where did the lunars get sailors for
>20 ships? They have no real navy and certainly no
>navy that knows how to sail on an ocean, as opposed to
>a river.

Perhaps they used oars instead.

--Peter Metcalfe

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