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.
Sam Conklin - This person lost both parents in a car accident.
Henry Conklin - This person is the senior archaeologist on the site and also someone who lost their spouse.
Francisco de Almagro - A person whose remains were mummified.
Maggie O'Donnel - This character has stress induced seizures.
Dr. Joan Engel - This person translates the message on the back of the crucifix.
Denal - A young translator for the dig site.
Norman Fields - A photographer for National Geographic.
Ralph Isaacson - This character dies while saving Norman...
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