Cyclops - Part I, The Prosperteer: Chapters 10 - 13 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 50 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Cyclops.
This section contains 610 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Cyclops Study Guide

Part I, The Prosperteer: Chapters 10 - 13 Summary

O'Meara tells Pitt the story of La Dorada as he knows it. South America abounds with stories of El Dorado and the kings who ruled a wealthy kingdom near the jungles of the Andes. The kings would paint their bodies in gum and cover the sticky skin with gold dust, becoming gold men. They would then throw countless treasures into a lake as an offering to the god. The greatest treasure is the La Dorada, a golden woman whose heart is an enormous ruby and whose head is a magnificent emerald. Only two men are known to have seen her. The first is a monk who escaped the cannibals. The other man, Sigler, is believed to have found and stolen La Dorada and then lost her off a raft in the river, having...

(read more from the Part I, The Prosperteer: Chapters 10 - 13 Summary)

This section contains 610 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Cyclops Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Cyclops from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook