This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
German East Africa - This colony covers an area that is now part of Burundi, Rwanda, and Tanganyika.
Dar-es-Salaam - This port city is the setting for the opening of the novel.
Kaiserhof Hotel - This is a fine establishment, where Walter stays at the opening of the novel.
Konigsberg - This naval cruiser is in port at the opening of the novel and is later sunk.
Mount Kilimanjaro - This high volcanic mountain serves as an important landmark in East Africa.
British East Africa - This colony in Africa was...
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