Difference between revisions of "United States of America"

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Many major [[events]], such as [[Pennsic]] are held in the US.
 
Many major [[events]], such as [[Pennsic]] are held in the US.
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Unfortunately, in [[period]] the USA had not been discovered as such. The [[Vinland]] settlements of the [[Viking]]s had long died out; St.Brendan might or might not have briefly called; and if the "civilised" nations of [[Europe]] thought at all what was over the western ocean, they thought either in terms of ''Huy Braesil'', the mythical land of joy and repose, or of a short cut to Cathay and the Indies that didn't involve getting involved with the Huns, the [[Muslim]] [[Ottoman]] states, the [[Mongol]] hordes, or sundry other perils of the journey.

Revision as of 22:29, 29 October 2004

The United States of America is where the SCA started. Most of the kingdoms are located in the US.

Many major events, such as Pennsic are held in the US.


Unfortunately, in period the USA had not been discovered as such. The Vinland settlements of the Vikings had long died out; St.Brendan might or might not have briefly called; and if the "civilised" nations of Europe thought at all what was over the western ocean, they thought either in terms of Huy Braesil, the mythical land of joy and repose, or of a short cut to Cathay and the Indies that didn't involve getting involved with the Huns, the Muslim Ottoman states, the Mongol hordes, or sundry other perils of the journey.