List of Characters
Alexander Herzen—a radical writer.
Natalie Herzen—Alexander's wife.
Tata Herzen—the Herzens' daughter.
Sasha Herzen—the Herzens' son.
Kolya Herzen—the Herzens' younger son.
Nicholas Ogarev—a poet and radical.
Ivan Turgenev—a poet and writer.
Timothy Granovsky—a historian.
Nicholas Ketscher—a doctor.
Konstantin Aksakov—a Slavophile policeman.
Vissarion Belinsky—a literary critic.
George Herwegh—a radical poet.
Emma Herwegh—his wife.
Madame Haag—Herzen's mother.
Nicholas Sazonov—a Russian émigré.
Michael Bakunin—a Russian émigré activist.
Jean-Marie—a French servant.
Karl Marx—author of The Communist Manifesto.
Natalie (Natasha)Tuchkov—Natalie's friend.
Benoit—a French servant.
Maria Ogarev—Ogarev's estranged wife.
Franz Otto—Bakunin's defense lawyer.