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.
Elías Andieta - See Eliza Sommers.
Joaquín Andieta - This character is a social activist who moves to California in search of gold. Rumors and news articles paint this character as a criminal.
Señora Andieta - This character is the very poor mother of a social activist.
Babalu the Bad - This character is a bodyguard for a traveling brothel.
Karl Bretzner - This character is an Austrian singer who goes to London to perform. It is discovered that this character is married and has two children.
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