What would be considered the major events in Treasure Island?

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The action-packed adventure novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson tells of the discovery of a treasure map followed by a sea voyage to a remote island holding hidden pirate treasure. The book is narrated by a boy named Jim Hawkins. In this gripping novel, Stevenson keeps the pace swift for readers of all ages by unfolding one exciting plot point after another. The author divides the book into six parts, and the easiest way to clarify the major events is to summarize the significant happenings in each part.

In part one, "The Old Buccaneer," Jim tells how an old sailor who calls himself the captain but whose real name is Billy Bones arrives at the Admiral Benbow, an inn owned by Jim's parents. Jim's father dies, and then Billy Bones dies. Jim and his mother go through Bones' sea chest for the money he owes them and Jim takes a sealed packet. Pirates who attack the inn are fought off. When Jim's packet is opened at Squire Trelawney's house, the treasure map of a pirate named Flint is...

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