or an ancient race that coincidently comes from an Earth-like planet
sending out terra-form machines and forgetting where they went... then
the "Darkover" syndrome hits...
Where a colony ship crashes and reverts to medieval technology and
faces whatever evolved on the terraformed planet....
Ok, been done to death! Even the Pern novels were modified to that idea.
Still, an imaginative person could work with that.
On 2/20/13, sailor.barsoom <sailorbarsoom@...> wrote:
> It's good to see that people are still doing it. Writing planetary romances
> I mean.
> I bet this could be done for a very large O'Neil habitat, or a collection of
> them, or a Bishop ring or such.
"Those who give up a little freedom in return for a little imagined
security will soon find that they have neither."