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AGE OF THE SERJAUM MINING ROBBER BARONS    I hope that you will indulge me. I decided to take a side-trip to talk about the robber barons before delving into Outer Rim Mining. In 2480, Terella Mining Consortium discovered serjaum at the location of a salt mine it was building for Jovis Derena Temjin at the Gemetta starcluster, in what was then Rutak territory. Temjin was a Ffawe Naplian emigrant who had settled in Rutak Gemetta in 2339 and taken Ruttak citizenship to create a vast agricultural estate throughout what later became the Fal-Gemetta province. He had received a land grant of 47,827 planets in 2341 to found New Helven starcluster and another one of 96,800 worlds (the Fintana grant) in 2344, for military services rendered. Jovis Derena Temjin supported Rutak Gemetta's struggle for independence but not necessarily its' joining the Naplian Ffawe Kingdom. On the agricultural planets of Rutak Gemetta before the serjaum rush, Temjin was counted among the most wealthy

Takamo Universe Books in Production

  • Decaying Orbit -- by AR DeClerck
  • Resonance Factor -- by AR DeClerck
  • Strife's Cost -- by Steve Rzasa
  • The Last Run of the Ice Duchess -- by Shona Husk