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.
Tommy Barban - Half-American, half-European, this character is a mercenary soldier with few refined qualities.
Luis Campion - This character is the effeminate friend of the McKiscos.
Prince Chillicheff - This character is the Russian prince whom Tommy Barban rescues from Russia.
Collis Clay - This character is a young graduate of Yale and an acquaintance of Rosemary's.
Dick Diver - The protagonist of the novel, this character is a complex, handsome, and brilliant up-and-coming young psychiatrist when he is first introduced.
Lanier Diver - This character is Dick and Nicole's...
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