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.
Providence, Rhode Island - Avi, the author of The Man Who Was Poe, resides in this city and state and based this historical fiction novel on several real events which took place in this city in 1848.
Narragansett Bay - The climactic chase scene between the Peggy and the Sunrise takes place on the choppy, wind-swept waters of this location.
The Docks - The setting at Narragansett Bay, where Edmund and his Sis used to play in happier days, is where most of the dangerous action scenes in The Man Who Was...
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