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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Caleb's Crossing

Geraldine Brooks
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Object Descriptions

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.


The Island (Martha's Vineyard) - Much of the narrative's action is set here.

Great Harbor - On the eastern coast of the island, on the western side of a wide bay, is this Puritan community.

The Mayfield Farm - The pastor, his wife, and his children live here.

Manitouwatootan - This is the name of a village of Wampanoag on the northern side of the island.

Takemmy - This is a Wampanoag village.

The Cairn - Within weeks of Mayfield's apparent death in an accident at sea, the natives and whites...

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