Geography Reading Project (timeline) Essay

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Geography Reading Project (timeline)


Geography Reading Project

This book is about a company that has figured out how to send people back in time by
treating people as pieces of data. This company runs into problems when one of their time
traveler shows up in the middle of a dessert and brought to a hospital and is very
confusing to the resident doctor. The doctor thinks it is an abnormally and leaves it well
enough alone. Meanwhile the company is very worried that one of their time travelers has
been lost and showed up dead in a local hospital. Meanwhile the company sends a professor
of archeology from a project back in Scotland. They send the professor back in time to the
site he is working on to see how it was when it was built. But something goes horribly
wrong and the professor does not return on time and at the site the other archeologists
find a scroll that is from the professor but is dated form the 1400's this all seems very
mysterious. One of the representatives form the company that sent the professor back in
time goes to the site in Scotland and explains what's going on to all the other of
archeologists and asks for a few volunteers to go back and bring the professor back to the
present. When the volunteer's go back they're reappearing in front of some knight's scares
them so there two guides are killed and they are left alone in the 14th century trying to
find the professor. While they are in the 14th century they prove true some of their
hypothesis of what they thought that the area looked like. They go though all sorts of
trouble but eventually bring the professor back and all is well. The whole story is set in
Scotland and is set in the present and the past I will be describing



the geographical features of the past not the present. Scotland is north of the equator
and the exact longitude and latitude is 8-2 degrees longitude and 55-69 degrees latitude.
This is not the exact longitude and latitude but it is as close as I could by including
the whole country. Scotland is mostly in the Western Hemisphere barely the two cities
Peterhead and Cruden Bay are on the right of the prime meridian so they are in the Eastern
Hemisphere. The setting is lush green and almost virgin land that has not been touched by
humans. There are forests that have huge redwoods with a lot of undergrowth and vegetation
and a lot of wild life and wild flower bush's and shrubs. There are rivers that are
crystal clear that feed into a beautiful bay. Along the river there is a mill with a wheel
that is making most of the bread for the town. Lower down there is a bridge. Dotted along
the river and countryside there are some small huts made out of a variety of materials
such as mud wood rocks and thatch basically whatever could be found. Further up there is a
castle with a moat on the outside and then a city inside. Where there is a market a
tanning shop, a jousting track, targets for archers to practice. Also there is a area for
knights in training to practice and learn new skills. Further up there is housing for the
servants that work in the castle. Beyond that there is another wall and gate and in there
is the main part of the castle. Where the king and queen stay and some of the noble men
and women. In the inner part of the castle there were private gardens for the king and
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