Sartlar are used by the Chosen everywhere throughout the Commonwealth as labour. By far the largest proportion of them are those used to cultivate the vast agricultural spread of the Guarded Land. These are all identified by having had the ‘Earth’ glyph branded deep into their face. The diagrams show a sartlar marked in this way and also the iron with which the branding is done.
The Guarded Land plateau, with the Osrakum caldera at its heart, showing the network of raised roads with its watchtowers. The road that runs around the edge of the plateau links cities, such as Nothnaralan and Makar, into the defensive system called the Ringwall. Each city is garrisoned by a legion. The cities in the interior are each garrisoned by two. The greatest city of all is the City at the Gates lying at the […]