This page features annotations for Roman Observation Point, the 3nd chapter of Unearthing. Roman Observation Point is on (unnumbered) pages 41-xxx of the 2012 Unearthing book.
Words by Alan Moore and images by Mitch Jenkins.
Page 41 (The Roman observation point…)
Page 42 (& London…)
- Like an falling airplane with one wing intact, a “sycamore pod” (sometimes called a helicopter seed, a whirligig, or samara) spins in a spiral through the air as it falls from the tree.
- “Iron wind” is used to describe Hitler’s WWII advances (see several book titles), but this annotator did not find the origin of the expression – suggest??
- The “Battle of Britain” was the WWII air war where German planes bombed England.