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.
Calonice - This character is at first reluctant to make the sacrifices asked. This character is earthy and funny, especially in voicing her lust for her husband.
Child - Cinesias brings this character to the siege in an attempt to convince another to return home.
Chorus of Old Men - This group of characters leads an assault on the Acropolis. They try to burn the women out by setting fire to the base of the building.
Chorus of Old Women - This group of characters proves a formidable force, easily defending...
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