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.
Ali Khan Shirvanshir - This character is a Muslim who attends a Russian school and falls in love with a Christian girl.
Nino Hanum Shirvanshir (née Kipiani) - This character is a Georgian Christian of noble origin who escapes war on a train with her daughter.
Hafis Seyd Mustafa Meshedi - This character is a direct descendant of the Prophet Muhammad.
Ali and Mirza Assadullah - These characters are brothers who believe that Baku is best off if Turkey can conquer the city.
Arslan Aga - This character is always...
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