Zwenkau

Zwenkau
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3151
Zwenkau nearby systems
Zwenkau nearby systems
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System Information
X:Y Coordinates -233.718 : 9.774[e]
Recharge time 181 hours[1]

The Zwenkau system is home to at least one inhabited world, and as of 3145 is located in the Wolf Empire.[2][3]

System History[edit]

The Zwenkau system was settled at some point before the mid-twenty-fourth century[4] and either joined or was annexed by the Lyran Commonwealth during the Age of War.[5]

Planetary History[edit]

Second Succession War[edit]

In August 2830 Captain-General Charles Marik followed up on two months of increasing tension on the border between the Free Worlds League and Lyran Commonwealth by deciding to order a preemptive strike against the Commonwealth. That strike was aimed at the worlds of Zwenkau and Senftenberg and was initially successful, netting the four-regiment BattleMech and LAM force a quantity of Zeus and Cyclops-class assault 'Mechs as well as control of the armament factories in the Cavez Valley region in the short term. The Lyran retaliation was swift, and within weeks battles were being waged along the entire length of the border between the two nations; within a year of the raid the entire Inner Sphere was fighting the Second Succession War in earnest.[6]

Military Deployment[edit]

2764[edit]

2821[edit]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Map Gallery[edit]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Closest 32 systems (29 within 60 light-years)
Distance in light years, closest systems first:
Eilenburg 16.5 Senftenberg 24.9 Altoona 28.0 Aigle 28.9
Pressby 30.8 Hollabrunn 34.6 Dixie 37.0 Kitzingen 38.7
Dar-es-Salaam 39.0 Drosendorf 40.4 Zvolen 40.5 Medzev 42.9
Giausar 44.5 Bolan 44.5 Loric 48.7 Hornir's Keep 49.9
Gypsum 50.5 Arcadia 50.6 Uzhgorod 51.0 Rochers 51.6
Gienah 55.5 Mariefred 55.8 Megrez 56.4 Finsterwalde 56.7
Ford 57.8 Soilihull 58.3 Cascade 58.4 Colfax 58.9
Bella 59.8 Rosice 62.7 Sierpc 64.4 Ilion 64.4

References[edit]

  1. Empire Alone, poster map
  2. 2.0 2.1 Era Report: 3145, p. 38: "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Field Manual: 3145, p. VI: "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  4. 4.0 4.1 Handbook: House Steiner, p. 13: "Lyran Commonwealth Founding - [2341] Map"
  5. 5.0 5.1 Handbook: House Steiner, p. 25: "Lyran Commonwealth after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  6. House Marik (The Free Worlds League), p. 32: "The Fighting Resumes"
  7. Field Manual: SLDF, p. 255: "SLDF - Lyran Commonwealth Military Command Map"
  8. First Succession War, p. 139: "First Succession War Deployment Table - LCAF"
  9. Handbook: House Marik, p. 16: "Free Worlds League Founding - [2271] Map"
  10. Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 18: "Rim Worlds Republic after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  11. Handbook: House Marik, p. 24: "Free Worlds after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  12. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158: "Inner Sphere - [2596] Map"
  13. Handbook: Major Periphery States, p. 25: "Rim Worlds Republic at the Fall of the Star League - [2750] Map"
  14. Era Report: 2750, p. 36: "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  15. Field Manual: SLDF, p. vii: "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  16. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 10: "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  17. Field Report 2765: Periphery, p. 38: "Rim Worlds Army Deployment Map - [2765]"
  18. Field Report 2765: LCAF, p. 25: "Lyran Commonwealth Armed Forces Deployment Map - [2765]"
  19. Field Report 2765: FWLM, p. 25: "Free Worlds League Militia Deployment Map - [2765]"
  20. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 104: "Rim Worlds Republic - [2767] Map"
  21. First Succession War, pp. 24–25: "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  22. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 36: "Lyran Commonwealth after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  23. Handbook: House Marik, p. 34: "Free Worlds after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  24. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, pp. 122–123: "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  25. First Succession War, pp. 112–113: "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  26. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 40: "Lyran Commonwealth after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  27. Handbook: House Marik, p. 38: "Free Worlds after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  28. House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), p. vii: "Lyran Commonwealth Map - [3025]"
  29. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 47: "Lyran Commonwealth after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  30. Handbook: House Marik, p. 42: "Free Worlds after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  31. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 56: "Lyran Commonwealth after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  32. Handbook: House Marik, p. 51: "Free Worlds after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  33. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 59: "Lyran Commonwealth after War of 3039 - [3040] Map"
  34. Historical: War of 3039, p. 132: "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  35. Era Report: 3052, p. 10: "Inner Sphere - [3050] Map"
  36. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 61: "Lyran Commonwealth after Clan Invasion - [3052] Map"
  37. Era Report: 3052, p. 22: "Inner Sphere - [3052] Map"
  38. Era Report: 3062, p. 10: "Inner Sphere - [3057] Map"
  39. Handbook: House Marik, p. 54: "Free Worlds after Operation Guerrero - [3058] Map"
  40. Era Report: 3062, p. 28: "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  41. Inner Sphere, p. 75: "Lyran Alliance Map"
  42. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 70: "Lyran Commonwealth after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  43. Handbook: House Marik, p. 56: "Free Worlds after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  44. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 42: "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  45. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64: "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  46. Field Report: LAAF, p. 19: "Lyran Alliance Armed Forces Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  47. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 62: "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  48. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii: "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  49. Era Report: 3145, p. 10: "Inner Sphere - [3135] Map"

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