Gulliver's Travels Adventure

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Gulliver’s Travels is a satirical adventure novel written by Jonathan Swift. It follows the many travels of Lemuel Gulliver, who is a ship’s surgeon. Through many mishaps Gulliver ends up on a number of unknown islands, living among different people and animals. This book has a certain appeal to many readers because of the adventure and humor used in the story. Another reason readers choose to read Gulliver’s Travels is because it is a sublime travel fantasy novel full of wild imagination and creativity. Gulliver’s Travels is a book of many travels, and it has many fascinating elements as well as great themes, but Gulliver’s treatment of his family is less than admirable and the writing style can be tedious at times. Gulliver’s Travels follows Lemuel Gulliver through his many adventures as the surgeon of a ship. He travels to the island nations of Lilliput, Brobdingnag, Laputa, Balnibarbi, Luggnagg, Glubbdubdrib, Japan, and the Land of the Houyhnhnms. The story begins with him setting out on a journey, but ends up getting shipwrecked and wakes up on the island of Lilliput. He finds he is roped down and surrounded by a bunch of tiny men, no…show more content…
Much detail goes into the describing of the places Gulliver travels to, which is very fascinating. Gulliver is a very intelligent man who has a knack for learning languages. The process in which he learns languages can be very interesting to the reader. There are also many good themes and morals to the story of Lemuel Gulliver. One of the main morals of the story is ethics and virtue. This theme is seen when he lives with the Houyhnhnms and what a strict code they have, and also in Brobdingnag when, although Gulliver despises war, he mentions that they have a remarkable army because all the soldiers are fighting under leaders from their hometowns and they have more emphasis on justice and heroism than simply fighting for sake of
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