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Dangerous Games Essay

  • Submitted by: anonymous
  • on October 17, 2013
  • Category: English
  • Length: 602 words

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in the Most Dangerous Game, the author Richard Connell

the story i have chosen to write about
uses the hunting of humans for indirect characterization, and dialogue between Zaroff for direct characterization.
Captain Nielsen
The Swedish captain of the boat from which Rainsford falls. Along with his crew, he believes that Ship-Trap Island is a place of evil.
General zaroff A renowned hunter and Cossack refugee who turned to hunting men after being unsatisfied by the challenge posed by the fiercest of animals. Zaroff is a man of contradictions, both highly refined in manners and deeply uncivilized in morals.
Ivan
General Zaroff's mute assistant. Provides most of the muscle needed to maintain Zaroff's fantasy island by offering an alternative to the hunt: those chosen by Zaroff either participate in the hunt or face Ivan's burly, violent hands.
Sanger Rainsford
The protagonist of the story, Rainsford is a well-known, highly experienced big-game hunter who has the great misfortune of being recruited as prey by General Zaroff. He is able to maintain his intellectual composure during the most frightening of circumstances. He uses this to his advantage in an attempt to outsmart Zaroff.
whitney
traveling companion who first cites the rumors of evil and cannibalism that surround 'rainsford'ship-Trap Island.
Captain Nielsen
The Swedish captain of the boat which Rainsford falls. Along with his crew, he believes that Ship-Trap Island is a place of evil.
General zaroff
A renowned hunter and Cossack refugee who turned to hunting men after being unsatisfied by the challenge   by the fiercest of animals. Zaroff is a man of contradictions, both highly refined in manners and   uncivilized in morals.
Ivan
General Zaroff's mute assistant. Provides most of the muscle needed to maintain Zaroff's fantasy island by offering an alternative to the hunt: those chosen by Zaroff either participate in the hunt or face Ivan's violent hands.
Sanger Rainsford
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