|From:||Herman Miller <hmiller@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, October 8, 1998, 3:03|
On Wed, 7 Oct 1998 19:22:19 -0500, Adam Walker <awalker@...> wrote:
>I read that one a long time ago. It was a fun concept and an
>enjoyable read. Not sure it would really work out so neatly, but
>hey, it's fiction.
I also read it a long time ago, in an interesting anthology called "Where
Do We Go From Here?" (edited by Isaac Asimov). I enjoyed it a lot, but in
retrospect the Martian language seems too "neat", almost as if it were
designed to be easily decodable. Perhaps it was a Martian IAL?