The Question and Answer section for The Most Dangerous Game is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
He lifted the knocker, and it creaked up stiffly, as if it had never before been used.
General Zaroff is to supply the men with food and hunting supplies, he gives them a 3-hour head start, he is only allowed to carry a small pistol, and he has 3 days to find the target or else the target wins. Hope this helped.
Rainsford's traits are mainly illustrated in Whitney's description of him.