A Walk Across America Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Peter Jenkins (travel author)
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Chapter Abstracts

Chapter 1-4

* Chapter 1

* Peter and Cooper are at a country store telling people about their journey.

* The reader gains insight into Peter's past. He grew up in a suburban home and felt emotionally empty most of his life. He uses drugs and alcohol to fill the void.

* Chapter 2

* Peter discusses his life during college.

* Peter reveals he was married to his high school sweetheart but they get divorced.

* Peter decides to walk across America.

* Chapter 3

* Peter and Cooper travel from New York to Washington, DC.

* Along the way Cooper is attacked by a porcupine. A kind stranger stops to help them.

* Peter and Cooper arrive in DC on October 30, 1973

* Chapter 4

* Peter goes to National Geographic and asks for a camera to document his trip.

* Peter's family arrive in Washington, DC to see him off on his journey.

* Peter is excited about his trip.

Chapter 5-8

* Chapter 5

* Peter and...

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