In Chapters 23-25, the Hantu Air become united against the Nawa’ Diyo, the US military gets involved in exploring the new landmass, and the exiled magicians decide whether to cooperate with Apa’ii and Belinda.
This entry contains Chapters 19-22. The war ramps up as strategies are planned and humans begin to discover that they’re not alone.
All predictions were that we would be a great society by 2020. Those predictions were wrong. 2020 is already disappointing.