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.
Harry Flashman - This character is fresh home from Germany and a skirmish with Otto von Bismarck and Lola Montez, and has seen firsthand the bloody revolutions on the Continent. Believing that he has all the qualities of character needed in a politician - lies, dissembles, toadies, and turns tail, but some difficulty interfering in others' lives - this character decides to stand for Parliament.
John Charity Spring - He is a large, square man, with cold eyes, a hooked nose, and a scar across his forehead that reddens when he...
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