The basalt fortress was the headquarters of Lord Asriel's operations for overthrowing the Authority and was located in the Republic of Heaven.[1]

Location[edit | edit source]

The fortress was located on the peak of a mountain range in the Republic of Heaven. The range had sawtooth ridges and black rock.[1]

Description[edit | edit source]

The battlments of the fortress were formed of slabs of basalt about half a hill in height. Below, there were huges fires where blacksmiths worked.[1]

Appearances[edit | edit source]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 The Subtle Knife, Chapter 6
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