Honors English II Quarter I Book Report.docx - Micky Borkowski Honors English II Mrs Novak 14 October 2016 The Caine Mutiny The Caine Mutiny is a book

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Micky BorkowskiHonors English IIMrs. Novak14 October 2016The Caine MutinyThe Caine Mutinyis a book written by Herman Wouk, written in 1951. It was a huge success at the time, which is why it’s considered a classic today. The setting of this book takes place primarily throughout the second half of World War II. It is also heavily based on the personal experiences of Wouk.The Caine Mutinyis about the many experiences of Willie Keith in the Navy. He joins because of his fear of getting drafted into the Army and fighting the Germans in Europe,but ends up having to fight the Japanese in the Pacific instead, in an ironic twist. He serves on the DMS Caine, a U.S. Destroyer Minesweeper. The plot of the book centers around the captain of the Caine, Lieutenant Commander Queeg, and his many blunders. The crew, including Willie, have to deal with this, and eventually mutiny occurs against the captain.One big thing I noticed throughout the course of the story was Willie’s gradual

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