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    Jack leads by example; however, that is not his first inclination. When readers first meet Jack Ryan, he is an intelligence analyst through and through. He's extremely intelligent, but he's quiet...

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    I think it is possible that this question is meant to ask how Jack Ryan changes over the course of the novel. A character that displays change is called a dynamic character. Despite the fact that...

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    For most readers, keeping Williams alive is important because he is one of the "good guys." Williams and Ramius are both shot by Loginov, who is trying to destroy the Red October. We want...

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    In the late author Tom Clancy’s first novel, The Hunt for Red October, the assistance rendered to the Russians by the United States is important because avoiding a nuclear war is of paramount...

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    Tom Clancy's life and the life of his fictional hero, Jack Ryan, have some things in common, while in other ways they vary greatly. The obvious comparison is that Clancy, like his character Jack...

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    In developing The Hunt for Red October the writer faced some challenges which include the number of characters and presentation of the technical aspects of the story. The characters are interesting...

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    For the theme of betrayal, we need some more information in the thesis. You need to ask yourself who is betraying who or what, and you might even be more specific and talk about what inspires a...

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    For betrayal, you might talk about what it actually means to betray a person or a country. Did Ramius actually betray the Soviet Union? Did he really have a moral obligation to be loyal to them?...

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    Two of the dynamic characters are Jack Ryan and Marko Ramius. Ryan is at first a quiet intelligence analyst, afraid of flying, and perfectly happy behind a desk or analyzing intelligence for his...

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    One of the things that I think both the book and movie get across particularly well is the reluctance of Jack Ryan to act in a heroic manner. The book of course is more thorough about his...

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    Maybe you could be more specific about what techniques you mean... As far as Ramius goes, he's my favorite character in the novel. I just think he's really brave for daring to take the submarine...

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