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Cry, the Beloved Country | Study Guide

Alan Paton

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Cry, the Beloved Country | Character Map

Rev. Stephen Kumalo Humble, elderly priest James Jarvis Earnest, affluent planter Rev. Theophilus Msimangu Eloquent, emotional priest Absalom Kumalo Young, weak-natured drifter Arthur Jarvis Young, idealistic reformer Son Siblings Brothers Neighbors Friends Son John Kumalo Bullying, scheming opportunist Gertrude Kumalo Prostitute in poor health; liquor dealer
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