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-- narrator

Appearing in "The Gunslinger Born 1"Edit

Featured Characters:

  • Roland Deschain

Supporting Characters:

  • Vannay
  • Cort
  • Steven Deschain


  • Marten Broadcloak
  • Man in Black

Other Characters:

  • Gabrielle Deschain
  • David the hawk


  • Gilead


  • Guns of the Gunslinger

Synopsis for "The Gunslinger Born 1"Edit

During Roland Deschain's flight across the Mohaine Desert, he recalls the treachery of Marten Broadcloak, the sin of his mother, his test of manhood against his teacher Cort, and the night that followed. Includes a prose story in which Roland's teacher Vannay demonstrates to the boys the power and significance of The Beam.

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See Also

The Dark Tower series by Stephen King


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