Allam, and Communism

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Thu Oct 13 16:37:00 PDT 2005

J C wrote:

>The only thing I don't like about Allam as a Great Weapon is that it seems 
>to be to be a little too much trying to label and categorize the magic on 
>Dragaera.  We know for a fact that there are at least two major forms of 
>magic, and probably a third and fourth if Serioli and Jenoine are 1) both 
>forms of magic and 2) not the same type of magic.
What is the defining characteristic that makes a weapon Great?   What 
happens when that same characteristic is applied to a non-weapon?