Objects & Places from Tortilla Flat

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Object Descriptions

Danny's Houses - These are two identically-laid out building that Danny inherits after World War I from his late grandfather.

Carmel - A town located across the Peninsula from Monterey, it provides a bonanza for the paisanos when one evening a Coast Guard cutter grounds on the rocks and they joyfully comb the beach for useful items.

China Point - A town on the Monterey Peninsula between Monterey and Pacific Grove, this place figures in the story as the site of Chin Kee's squid yard.

Monterey - An old city on the coast of California, this place sits on a sloping hillside above a blue bay and beneath a dark pine forest.

Pacific Grove - A town further out on the Peninsula than the town of Monterey, this place includes a quarry, where Rudolfo Kelling falls to his death.

Paisanos - People whose ancestry mixes Spanish, Indian...

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