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.
Matthew Harrison Brady - A three time candidate for the presidency of the United States.
Sarah Brady - A caretaker who is quick to offer advice.
Rachel Brown - This schoolteacher is the child of a reverend.
Reverend Jeremiah Brown - This religious leader is a firm believer in the Bible.
Bert Gates - This schoolteacher stands up for ideals.
Henry Drummond - This defense attorney believes in the right to think.
E. K. Hornbeck - This reporter is considered an intellectual.
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