Gaesh (world)

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Gaesh/Argi (Dagudashaag 1631)
Milieu 1116
B5946AB-8
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere9 Dense (tainted)
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population6 Moderate (2 million)
GovernmentA Charismatic Dictator
LawB Extreme Law (control of movement)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary M1 V
Worlds 12
Gas Giants 4
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Charismatic dictatorship
Law Level Extreme
Cultural Extension 867A
Army size (BEs) 2
Economic Details
Technology Level 8
Economic Extension
C54+2
ResourcesCVery abundant
Labor5Moderate (200 thousand)
Infrastructure4 Very limited
Efficiency+2Good
Importance 0
Resource Units 480
GWP (BCr) 4
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 7,215
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 2,400
Port employees 545
Port passengers (annual) 1,600

Gaesh is an agricultural world with an ideal environment for producing food from plants, animals, or other forms. The system has a population between 100,000 and 10 million sophonts. This world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Argi Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Gaesh, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the feifdom of a baron. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world. During the Long Night this world was named Kuushkiigim.

Astrography and planetology[edit]

Gaesh exports Greum Beet throughout the system as well as the grain used to make Argian Bhair.

Monostellar System[edit]

Gaesh Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Gaesh Primary Primary Red M1 V


History and background[edit]

Originally established by Vilani zealots fleeing religious persecution, the colonists were obviously influenced by alien artifacts found on planet during the period of the Long Night. By the time they were re-contacted they have evolved a strong dictatorship whereby the ruler is a mysterious character chosen by the people at maturity and then cloistered within the Pearl Tower at Tralaarwi. The monarch never appears in public again nor does he leave the Tower. Audiences are granted from behind a screen of translucent pearl behind which sits the ruler. Only his outline is seen and even his voice is only heard by the First Prelate who repeats his words for all to hear. This system was apparently established to allow decisions to be made on an objective basis and protects the ruler from both foes and would-be favorites.

Point of Interest: Gaeshian Block Architecture[edit]

The cities are famous for being made of large granite blocks cut exactly to shape and size so that not even a needle can be inserted between the un-cemented blocks.

References and contributors[edit]

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  1. "Jump Map API" and map location from Travellermap.com