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.
Captain Jack Aubrey - This character has a tendency to overeat and also sometimes drinks too much, making him a frequent candidate for medical assistance. He is in charge of the vessel.
Dr. Stephen Maturin - This character was described as being small and white-faced, often wearing a black coat.
Lieutenant James Dillon - This character is a brave British officer, but conflicted by his commitment to an Irish parliament.
Admiral Lord Keith - This character is Commander in Charge of the Mediterranean.
Alfred King - This character is a seaman...
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