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Things Fall Apart - Chinua Achebe by Mind Map: Things Fall Apart - Chinua Achebe
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Things Fall Apart - Chinua Achebe

Okonkwo (main character of the novel; strong, determined, does not tolerate unsuccessful men, hates cowards and womanly behavior in men)

Igwelo (Nwakibie's elder son)

Ogbuefi Ezeugo

the Oracle (Agbala)

Unoka (Okonkwo's lazy father, a failure in life, died in debt)

Anasi (eldest wife of respected man in Umuofia)

Okoye

Nwoye's mother

Amalinze the Cat (the strongest wrestler in the nine villages for years, before he was defeated by Okonkwo)

Ogbuefi Idigo

Ikemefuna (young lad taken from another village to pay for a crime; is put under Okonkwo's care)

Nwoye (Okonkwo's eldest son)

Ezeani (priest of earth goddess)

Obiako (palm wine tapper)

Nwakibie

Obiageli (Nwoye's sister)

Nwayieke (old woman with three teeth)

Ekwefi (mother of Ezinma, wife of Okonkwo)

Maduka (son of Obierika)

Ani (earth goddess)

Ojiugo (youngest wife)

Nkechi (daughter of Okonkwo's third wife)

Ezinma (daughter of Ekwefi, one of Okonkwo's three wives)

Chielo (priestess of Agbala, tells people of their futures and criticizes/praises people for their decisions in life)

Okafo (wrestler)

Ikezue (wrestler)

Okagbue, a man famous in the clan for his knowledge in matters like the iyi-uwa and other beliefs

Uchendu (Okonkwo's mother's younger brother that welcomed Okonkwo after he was exiled to Mbanta, his motherland)

Mr. Kiaga (interpreter)

Amikwu (Okonkwo's cousin)

Uchendu (Okonkwo's uncle)

Mr. Brown (the white missionary)

District Commissioner (judge in the white men's court)

Reverend James Smith (Mr. Brown's successor, saw things as black and white, greatly dislikes ignorance)

Enoch (son of the snake priest who was believed to have killed and eaten the sacred python; a follower of the Christian faith; is short, always seems in great haste)