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.
Apokoto - The African town in which Capt. John Charity Spring's trading party meets King Gezo.
Balliol College - A bargue built in Baltimore, Maryland, but ostensibly owned and registered in Mexico, and mastered by Captain John Charity Spring.
Chartists - A working-class movement in Great Britain, pushing for civil rights.
Cleeve House - The fairish establishment in Seend, England, to which John Morrison takes his son-in-law, narrator Harry Flashman, hoping to launch him on a political career.
Middle Passage - A euphemism for the slave trade.
New Orleans, Louisiana -...
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