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.
Sea of Cortez, Mexico - This is the destination of the voyage in the story. The expedition party takes a long route to reach this destination.
Western Flyer - This vessel is hired by the expedition party. It is described as a very well maintained vessel.
Monterey Bay, California - This place is the starting and ending point of the expedition. The first chapters of the story take place here.
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico - This place is a small cannery town at the southern tip of Baja, California.
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