Forgot your password?  

Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from The Names

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 137 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Purchase our The Names Lesson Plans

Object Descriptions

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.


Athens - This location is the protagonist's home and the home of most of his colleagues.

Kouros - This location is the site of a failing archeological dig.

The Mani - This object is a group of large hills.

The Thar Desert - In this location, a character goes mad learning about a murder-cult.

Lahore - An archeologist moves to this location after his dig is shut down.

The Cult - This group is obsessed with the sanctity of language.

The Northeast Group - This group is a risk-assessment organization.


(read more Object Descriptions)

This section contains 192 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our The Names Lesson Plans
The Names from BookRags. ©2009 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook