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.
Harrington Gardens - This place is the town where Kitty's family lives in England.
Hong Kong - This location is where Walter and Kitty live at the outset of the story.
Mei-tan-fu - This place is a province afflicted with a cholera epidemic that has claimed the lives of a large percentage of the residents.
Tao - This is a religion that is very popular in China.
Cholera - This is an infection which is taking the lives of many people.
The Convent - This place serves as a dwelling, but...
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