Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Chapters 1-11 Abstract
* Una is introduced.
* Una disguises herself as a boy and runs away.
* Una watches Ahab go mad.
* Una lives a peaceful life after Ahab's death.
* Una's father commits suicide.
* Una and Ahab have a baby.
* Baby Liberty dies.
Chapters 12 - 21 Abstract
* Una helps Susan, a slave, escape.
* Una has another baby.
* Una and...
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