Behind the Claw

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A slang term used by inhabitants of the Spinward Marches, Deneb, and Trojan Reach sectors to refer to these areas.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

The term derives from a supposed resemblance between a claw and the Great Rift, as seen on maps of the Imperium.

  • Inhabitants of this region feel a certain pride in this designation, and it is used to imply that they share a camaraderie and common interest.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

The entire area “behind the claw” is now part of the Domain of Deneb.

  • The name was once used as the title of a popular news magazine with a circulation area encompassing the three sectors named above.
  • The term is rarely used by inhabitants of other areas of the Imperium.

Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)[edit]

This astrographic feature can be found in the following areas:

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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