Explore two lively classic tales of adventure on the high seas with "CliffsNotes Billy Budd & Typee", the study guide that can raise your insight as well as your test scores! Meet Billy Budd, the sailor that everyone likes ...or do they? And then set sail through the wild side of the South Seas in Typee. You'll be up to speed on all the plot details and more with in-depth character analysis, critical essays, and insight into the novel's literary devices. You'll also discover background information on the life of Herman Melville and his place in American literature.