A Canticle for Leibowitz Summary and Analysis: Part 2 (Fiat Lux), Chapters 12-13

Walter M. Miller Jr.

Summary and Analysis: Part 2 (Fiat Lux), Chapters 12-13

New Characters
Thon Taddeo Pfardentrott: a scholar and cousin of Hannegan II

Monsignor Marcus Apollo: a Church official and nuncio to Hannegan II

Brother Claret: a Church messenger and assistant to Apollo

Brother Kornhoer: a monk at the abbey experimenting with electricity

Abbot Dom Paulo: the head of the abbey of the order of Saint Leibowitz

Hannegan II: the ruler of the Texarkana empire

Brother Armbruster: the librarian of the abbey and its Rector of Memorabilia

Father Gault: an abbey priest and advisor to Dom Paulo

Summary
The year is now 3174. Monsignor Marcus Apollo, who is the Vatican’s nuncio to King...

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