Doroteo Arango - This is the real name of a revolutionary general.
Tomás Arroyo - This character is the general of the revolutionaries who carries around a wooden box of land grants around even though they cannot be read because this character is illiterate.
Ambrose Bierce - This character is a satirist, short-story writer, and journalist, who lived in San Francisco before leaving for Mexico at the age of seventy-one to fight and die with the revolutionaries.
Frutos García - This character is a colonel in the revolutionary army who gives out killing orders and is one of the people responsible for digging up a body in the opening scene of the novel.
La Garduña - This character was once a prostitute, but plans to be buried in holy ground when she dies as her family is going to tell the priest that...
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