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.
Calcutta - The main character encounters an Italian rug merchant here.
Rabaul - The main character leaves from here in a borrowed row boat.
Villings Island - This island is said to be home to a deadly disease, so deadly that not even pirates would visit.
Caracas, Venezuela - This is the birthplace of the protagonist.
The Invention - This captures the images of people--their conversations and activities--for eternity.
France and Switzerland - Morel's research labs are located here.
Schwachter Company - Morel tells his friends that he has experimented with...
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