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A Planet Called Treason Setting & Symbolism

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Objects/Places

The Ambassador

The Ambassador is a device that takes items of worth from the residents of Treason, transports them to the mother planet, and returns portions of iron as payment.

Hitler and Himmler

Hitler and Himmler are humorously-named horses that Lanik takes on his journey.

The Forest of Ku Kei

The Forest of Ku Kei is a forbidden place, where legend and common usage say that no one goes. Lanik does go there and learns some fascinating things as he encounters strange time shifts. He is not harmed in the forest. Later, he returns to the forest and meets the Ku Kei people, who are time shifters. He learns their secrets and becomes a time shifter, himself.

Swamp Smells

Swamp Smells are heady, intoxicating smells beneath Nkumai. In a lie, Mbwao Mowa tells Lanik that Nkumai sell the smells in trade for iron.

The King of Nkumai

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