Rainsford is described as a hunter because in the text it says "You have good eyes". That tells us that he has good eyesight to hunt.
Rainsford was dozing off to sleep then he woke up from a sound of a gun shot. He leaned over to see where it was coming from and falls off the boat into the water.
Rainsford finally reaches the land and falls asleep right when he lays down. He woke up in the afternoon he knew that it was afternoon because of the suns position.
He meet a large man named General Zaroff . Zaroff welcomes rainsford to his home but rainsford might not have trust in him becausae he might not know him.
Rainsford find out more information about The general. Rainsofrd finds out that Zaroff hunts humans and not animals because he thought that animals were to easy to hunt.
The general was trying to trick rainford and started to get close to him so Rainford has more trust in him . Then the general tried to kill rainsford by leaving him in the jungle then. Rainsford then swims to locate The general and kills him.