How does Prospero use magic to exact his revenge?

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After Prospero's brother, Antonio, usurps his dukedom with the help of Alonso, he is exiled with his daughter, Miranda, to a faraway island. This island is where he encounters Caliban and saves the spirit, Ariel, who becomes his loyal servant.

On the island, Prospero exacts his revenge on his brother and Alonso by employing Ariel to magically create a violent tempest, which throws the king's ship off its course and shipwrecks its passengers on his island. Once the helpless passengers land on the island, Prospero utilizes magic to confuse and manipulate Alonso and the members of his court. Prospero has Ariel purposely separate Ferdinand from his father and employs him as his slave, where he works for Miranda's...

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