(Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults)

Jay Gatsby, the protagonist of The Great Gatsby, was born Jimmy Gatz, a poor boy from an undistinguished family. Dazzled by Daisy Fay at a...

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Character Analysis

(Novels for Students)

From the film The Great Gatsby, starring Robert Redford and Mia Farrow, Paramount, 1974. Published by Gale Cengage

Jordan Baker
Jordan Baker is an attractive, impulsive, childhood friend of Daisy Buchanan. She is the first person to...

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