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Atlas Shrugged

Atlas Shrugged

by Ayn Rand

Luke Beal

Character Analysis

Luke was the fireman aboard the Comet when it entered the tunnel, and he was the only person to escape the tragedy alive. Luke's account is the one Dagny hears on the radio at her cabin. His story and the news coverage of the disaster prompt Dagny to return to work after almost quitting for good.

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