Describes the novel’s inspiration, ideas, and source material.
|Mobotacts||Portmanteau of mobo from motherboard and tacts from contacts.|
For prototype technology, see:
|Websuit||Simple combination of the term for the Internet and suit. For prototype technology, see: https://www.rehab.research.va.gov/jour/2015/524/jrrd-2014-05-0128.html.|
Peter F. Hamilton first uses the term in his 1998 novella The Web: Lightstorm (https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/20406526-the-web).
|Collapsible VR Gaming Sphere (CVRG)||Based on the geodesic sphere invented by Walther Bauersfeld and popularized by Buckminster Fuller.|
Mythology and military
|Japanese military history||https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3774796-the-samurai-swordsman|
|Naval warfare in the age of sail|