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.
Archbishop Turpin - Archbishop fighting with the Frankish forces.
Aude - Roland's fiancee.
Baligant - Emir of Babylon.
Blancandrin - Marsile's most trusted adviser.
Bramimonde - The wise wife of the Saracen King.
Charlemagne - Leader of the Prankish (French) forces.
Durendal - Roland's famous sword.
Gabriel - Leader of the angels.
Ganelon - Roland's stepfather.
King Marsile - Ruler of Saragossa.
Olivier - Roland's best friend.
Pinabel - A formidable French warrior.
Thierry - The Duke of Argonne.
Roland - The emperor's nephew.
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