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Ice Hunt Setting & Symbolism

James Rollins
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Objects/Places

Polar Sentinel

Name of the sub that has Cyclops built into it and acts as a research vessel. It was sent north to be put through its paces and to prove its capacity in stealth and speed.

Cyclops

Name of the plastic shell that acts as part of the Polar Sentinels hull while giving an unprecedented view of their surroundings. It is made from a canopy of Lexan glass.

Deep Eye Sonar System

First installed on the Polar Sentinel, it's job is to survey the ice under water. It is a penetrating sonar is not unlike an x-ray for ice.

White Ghost (Beliy Prizrak)

Nickname of Admiral Viktor Petkov.

Drakon

Soviet class submarine.

Grendel

Legendary monster that terrorized northern coasts until defeated by Beowulf.

Mariah

Matt's mare.

SCICEX Research Group

Scientific Ice Explorations working at Omega Drift Station.

ZCI

Zone of Comparative Inaccessibility which is the most remote...

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