Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 10 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Fire a metal projectile into a volcano. This detonates and burns the Orithena concent. The avouts who escaped begin training in preparation for an attack on the Geometer ship Daban Umud.
There is an equation on the side of their ship. There is a proof of Pythagoras' Theorem written on their craft. In the book, it is referred to as Adrakhones' Theorem.
|Erasmus sets out for the settlement of Orithena. He arrives safely; however, his visit will not be a placid one. What happens after he gets there?||"Anathem" by Neal Stephenson
An alien ship lands there. This shock is soon followed by another. One of the aliens has died, but she was carrying blood samples from her fellow creatures. Orolo is determined to recover the vials, so he can learn more about the aliens' biological nature.
Look for his teacher, Orolo. Jad says that Orolo is still alive and well. If Erasmus finds him, Jad says, Orolo can share much information about the aliens.
Travel to Saunt Tredegarh. Saunt Tredegarh is another concent. This will take a considerable journey-- the locale is on a different continent.
A rite of banishment. The ritual is very stern, and Erasmus finds it frightening. He will no longer be able to see his friend. However, he does not lose his curiosity for what goes on outside the concent.
Alien ships are circling the planet. Orolo enlisted the help of Erasmas in cataloging his findings. The Saecular Powers, who are from outside the concent, are trying to cover up the aliens' existence.
|Erasmas lives in a facility which bears some resemblance to medieval universities or monasteries. What is it called?||"Anathem" by Neal Stephenson
Concent. The men in concents are called fraas and the women are called suurs. They carry out routines of everything from menial labor, to performing music and chants.
Arbre. Arbre is temperate and inhabited by humans. The main character in this story is a man named Erasmas.