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A Wizard of Earthsea Setting & Symbolism

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Objects/Places

Gont

Gont is the name of the island where Ged was born and raised.

Roke

Roke is the spell-encased island where the school for wizards is located.

Torning

Torning is the island where Ged goes after his graduation from wizard school to protect the locals from dragons.

Pendor

Pendor is an abandoned island where a dragon lives with his nine sons. Ged goes here to stop the dragons from attacking the people of Torning.

Osskil

Osskil is the island where the Court of Terrenon is.

Sweet Springs Island

Sweet Springs Island is the sandbar where Ged is shipwrecked the first time he finds the shadow while on his hunt.

The Shadow

The Shadow is the ship on which Ged goes to Roke.

The Lookfar

The Lookfar is the small ship Ged buys from a fisherman in order to search for his shadow. It is names Lookfar because Ged...

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