This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Malachi McAsh - He began working in the mines at the age of seven and consulted a lawyer to learn the rights of the miners, an act which brings him into conflict with the mine owner.
Lizzie Hallim - She is outspoken and very independent and does not marry the man her mother favors for her.
James Jamisson - He has affairs with slave girls in Virginia and is ultimately killed by Indians.
Cora Higgins - She is a London prostitute who marries a tobacco broker in Virginia.
Sidney Lennox -...
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