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.
The Narrator - He is young, educated and capable, though he doesn't seem to work extra hard until he is forced to. He is critical of governments and religion but is open-minded when it comes to individual people.
Boris - An ex-officer in the Russian army, he is a large, manly man, now quite overweight from lack of exercise and poor nutrition. He is still good-looking, though, and thinks about women a great deal.
Charlie - He is young and comes from a well-off family but has chosen to live among...
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