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.
Charles Lindbergh - This individual made a historic flight across the Atlantic Ocean in a single propeller plane.
Thomas Cook - This individual was a pioneer in the making and marketing of conducted tours beginning in the mid 1800s.
Karl Baedeker - This individual was the pioneer of guidebooks, in particular those that gave a kind of script to the locals on how to behave.
De Witt Wallace - This was the founder of the Reader's Digest.
PT Barnum - This notorious pioneer in advertising purchased Scudder's American Museum in the...
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