This section provides a short description of all the major characters 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.
Adam Ewing - This character is a nineteenth century California notary, sent to the South Pacific to find the legatee of a will.
Henry Goose - This character is an English doctor, although he is really a conman.
Autua - This character first appears as a native who is being flogged on the Chatham Islands.
Robert Frobisher - This character is a young Englishman who is disowned by his father, kicked out of the University and has an army of creditors after him.
Vyvyan Ayrs - This character is the master...
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