(urth) The Apu-Punchau Eclipse

Jeff Wilson jwilson at io.com
Tue Jun 10 18:08:22 PDT 2008

Matthew Groves wrote:
> Isn't it stated almost explicitly in the afterword that the eclipse
> was caused by Tzadkiel's ship?  If you think the Twain references are
> there, they can still be there if the ship causes the eclipse rather
> than the moon.

It may be a Twain reference, but there was also an historic example on 
February 29, 1504 involving Columbus and a lunar eclipse, from whence 
the story element springs.

Jeff Wilson - jwilson at io.com
< http://www.io.com/~jwilson >

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