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.
Andrew Carnegie - This character is the principal character in this book that chronicles his journey from a poor Scotch immigrant teenager to the richest man in the world.
Margaret Carnegie - This character is Andrew and Tom's mother. She is thirty-three when they leave Scotland and is filled with shame at her husband's failure to provide for his family and despair with his failed hand weaving business.
Will Carnegie - This character is Andrew and Tom's father. He is a weaver in the town of Dunfermline, Scotland before Great Britain's...
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