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Sherlock Holmes

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Transcript of Sherlock Holmes

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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Introduction
Introduction
Characters
Background
Arthor
Watson
Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle
(22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930)
Scottish physician and
writer.
fantasy and science
fiction stories, plays,
romances, poetry, non-fiction,
and historical novels.
Portrait of Sherlock Holmes by
Sidney Paget
, 1904
Edinburgh
,the birthplace of Doyle1970
1.Consulting detective
2.Mycroft Holmes(brother)
3.It was at St. Barts' Hospital sometime
during 1882 that a mutual
acquaintance introduced Holmes to
Dr. John H. Watson
4.He jumped out of the waterfall when he
had a fight with the
Professor Moriarty.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/
Sherlock_Holmes
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/
Arthur_Conan_Doyle
The Hound of the Baskerville
Doyel's friend told him a legend about an evil man who was mauled by
fire breathing dogs
. Doyle decided to write a book about it, so, The Hound of the Baskervilles was born.


The Final Problem
The first story is
set in 1891
and has Holmes returning in London and explaining the period from 1891–94.
He had a fight with
Professor Moriarty.


erroneous
:
incorrect, containing mistakes
formidable
:
causing fear or dread through
being large or powerful
investigate:
to search out
unravel
:make plain or clear ;solve
suspicious
:questionable
1.Who was Sherlock's mortal enemy?
2.How did Sherlock die?
3.Why Sir Charles Baskerville seeks the help of Sherlock Holmes?
1.Professor Moriarty
2.He fell down a waterfall with the Professor Moriarty
3.He is fearing of his safety.
1.
Dr. John H. Watson
had studied medicine at the
University of London Medical School
.
2.Stamford introduced watson to Mr. Sherlock Holmes.
3.They entered into partnership sharing
lodgings at
221B Baker Street
.
This story, set in
1891
, introduces
Holmes's greatest opponent,
the criminal mastermind
Professor
Moriarty.
It is all too clear Holmes and Moriarty have
both fallen
to their deaths down the gorge while locked in mortal combat.
Holmes and Moriarty fighting over the
Reichenbach Falls.

Conan Doyle meant to stop writing about his famous detective after this short story; he felt the Sherlock Holmes stories were distracting him from more
serious literary

efforts
and that "killing" Holmes off was the only way of getting his career back on track.
I really like this story because there are many
classic fighting
part in this story.The other reason I like this because I had watched BBC's movies after I read the book. 10/10.
Main event:
-
Sir Charles Baskerville
is found dead on the grounds of his country house, Baskerville Hall.
- Sir Henry Baskerville is
suspicious and fearing
for his safety.
- He travels to London to seek the help of Sherlock Holmes and he accepts the case and travels to Baskerville Hall to investigate.
- He
finds many suspicious people and odd events.
One of these is the legend of the supernatural hound. (People think this hound has killed Sir Charles and may kill again.)
- Sherlock Holmes takes a long time to unravel this case.
- Finally, he
uncovers the truth and the criminal to solve the terrible crime.
setting
: a short time in London in the late 19th century at Sherlock Holmes rented rooms. However, most of the story takes place on the moors in around Baskerville Hall, a family estate.
Comment:Text to World
People are all worried the supernatural hound will kill people again, it's because the unknown thing makes people afraid in their instinct. The criminal knows this and uses it to kill people.
Score I give to this novel: 9
Reason: I like this novel because it makes me excited what will the author writes next
T-W:This story remind me that in the world there are many genius or smart people died when they were young. Such as the Beethoven,Van gogh ect.
1.
Professor Moriarty
is a fictional character , a well-known detective Sherlock Holmes 's main rival.
2.Moriarty's first appearance and his end occurred in
The Adventure of the Final Problem.
3.
Moriarty is the
only person
as clever as sherlock holmes.
The Final Problem
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