The Golden Keel Book Summary and Study Guide

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This is a fast paced crime thriller about a group of adventures who attempt to smuggle three million pounds of treasure, which once belonged to Mussolini, out of Italy. There are numerous attempts to hijack the smugglers, all by greater criminals than them. The treasure of course is hidden in the keel of their boat. There is action on every page.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 20% Crime Thriller    -   Yes Crime plotlets:    -   search for gems/treasure/money General Crime (including known murderer)    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   accused criminal


Water?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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