Primitive versus Advanced Technology

One of the main themes of Erebus Tales is the shocking contrast between primitive and advanced technology. The surviving peoples of the Southern Hemisphere had to colonize Antarctica, the only refuge left for them. Forced to leave behind their factories and computers, they now rely on subsistence farming, cottage industries and nomadic herding to sustain themselves. They spend the long, dark winters in villages near the coast, coming together but once a year for a big trading