Study Guide

The Moon is a Harsh Mistress Characters

By Robert Heinlein

Manuel Garcia O'Kelly-Davis, a.k.a. Mannie and Man

Mannie is the protagonist of The Moon is a Harsh Mistress, and this guy is sporting a shiny suit...

Professor Bernardo de la Paz

Professor Bernardo de la Paz is a rebel through and through. No, he's not the James Dean kind of...

Wyoming Knotts, a.k.a. Wyoh

If we focus on the first half of the novel, Wyoming is a major revolutionary player, part of the...

Mike, a.k.a. Mycroft Holmes, HOLMES FOUR, Simon Jester, and Adam Selene

For a science fiction novel, there sure are a lot of plain, ordinary people populating this...

The Chairman

The Chairman is the head of the Federated Nations' Investigating Committee, and no, he's never...

Mort the Wart and Juan Alvarez

Senator Mortimer Hobart is an all around unfortunate chap. Not only has he been shackled with the...

Minor Characters

When we first meet Stu, he is a tourist enjoying all the sights the Moon has to offer, but after...