Saturday, November 11, 2017

Armistice On The Hidden Frontier

     The Agreement of 1989 ended the war between the Federation of Concerned Spacemen -- the non-government of the Far Edge -- and the U.S. plus selected NATO members. But it almost did more than that--

     There's a new story -- more a vignette, really -- at I Work On A Starship!


Garrett Lee said...

I am reminded of the campaign by the German forces under von Lettow-Vorbeck in East Africa, and that the armistice specifically had a clause devoted to the fact that it might take a while to get the word to him to surrender.

markm said...

Or the battle of New Orleans, which was fought weeks after the peace treaty was signed in Ghent (Belgium).