Tuesday, 8 August 2017
Islands And Planets
There were also the depths of the oceans, the centre of the Earth, darkest Africa and the upper atmosphere. In a Conan Doyle story, an aviator finds himself flying above one of the deadly denizens of the upper atmosphere...
Retro-sf restored the habitable Venus and Mars:
The Sky People by SM Stirling;
In The Courts Of The Crimson Kings by SM Stirling;
Old Mars, Eds., George RR Martin & Gardner Dozois -
- so maybe it can go back further to the unexplored Earth? Needless to say, our main man, Poul Anderson, would have revelled in such an environment.