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'''Rutu Jelba''' was a port city in northern [[Otataral Island]]<ref>[[Deadhouse Gates]], Glossary, UK MMPB p.938</ref> on the [[Seven Cities]] subcontinent. It was located on a narrow isthmus between the [[Otataral Sea|Otataral]] and [[Talgai Sea]]s. [[Fiddler]] described it as a lizard-infested, orange-bricked cesspool.<ref>[[Deadhouse Gates]], [[DG/1|Chapter 1]], US HC p.41</ref>
 
'''Rutu Jelba''' was a port city in northern [[Otataral Island]]<ref>[[Deadhouse Gates]], Glossary, UK MMPB p.938</ref> on the [[Seven Cities]] subcontinent. It was located on a narrow isthmus between the [[Otataral Sea|Otataral]] and [[Talgai Sea]]s. [[Fiddler]] described it as a lizard-infested, orange-bricked cesspool.<ref>[[Deadhouse Gates]], [[DG/1|Chapter 1]], US HC p.41</ref>
   
A pilgrim trail led from the city through the [[Talgai Mountains]] to the [[Holy Cities|Holy City]] of [[Karakarang]].<ref>[[Deadhouse Gates]], [[DG/1|Chapter 1]], US HC p.44</ref>
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The city was a primary destination for [[Tanno (tribe)|Tanno]] pilgrims from Seven Cities. Tanno [[Drake]]s brought pilgrims to the city under the protection of a [[Spiritwalker]] or Mendicant.<ref name=":1">[[The Bonehunters]], [[BH/17|Chapter 17]], US SFBC p.703</ref> A pilgrim trail led from the city through the [[Talgai Mountains]] to the [[Holy Cities|Holy City]] of [[Karakarang]].<ref>[[Deadhouse Gates]], [[DG/1|Chapter 1]], US HC p.44</ref>
   
 
The city's people were known as the Jelban.<ref>[[The Bonehunters]], [[BH/19|Chapter 19]], US SFBC p.749</ref>
 
The city's people were known as the Jelban.<ref>[[The Bonehunters]], [[BH/19|Chapter 19]], US SFBC p.749</ref>
   
 
==In ''[[Deadhouse Gates]]''==
 
==In ''[[Deadhouse Gates]]''==
Fiddler, [[Kalam]], [[Crokus]], and [[Apsalar]] passed through it on their way from [[Darujhistan]] to [[Itko Kan]] via the [[Seven Cities]] continent.<ref>[[Deadhouse Gates]], [[DG/1|Chapter 1]], UK MMPB p.54</ref>
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Fiddler, [[Kalam]], [[Crokus]], and [[Apsalar]] passed through the city on their way from [[Darujhistan]] to [[Itko Kan]] via the Seven Cities subcontinent.<ref>[[Deadhouse Gates]], [[DG/1|Chapter 1]], UK MMPB p.54</ref>
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==In ''[[The Bonehunters]]''==
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[[Taxilian]] fled the [[Bluetongue Plague]] by taking a drake bound for Rutu Jelba. Two days from their destination they were attacked by the [[Third Edur Imperial Fleet]].<ref name=":1" />
   
 
==Notes and references==
 
==Notes and references==

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Rutu Jelba was a port city in northern Otataral Island[1] on the Seven Cities subcontinent. It was located on a narrow isthmus between the Otataral and Talgai Seas. Fiddler described it as a lizard-infested, orange-bricked cesspool.[2]

The city was a primary destination for Tanno pilgrims from Seven Cities. Tanno Drakes brought pilgrims to the city under the protection of a Spiritwalker or Mendicant.[3] A pilgrim trail led from the city through the Talgai Mountains to the Holy City of Karakarang.[4]

The city's people were known as the Jelban.[5]

In Deadhouse Gates

Fiddler, Kalam, Crokus, and Apsalar passed through the city on their way from Darujhistan to Itko Kan via the Seven Cities subcontinent.[6]

In The Bonehunters

Taxilian fled the Bluetongue Plague by taking a drake bound for Rutu Jelba. Two days from their destination they were attacked by the Third Edur Imperial Fleet.[3]

Notes and references

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