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 - 3 Abstract
* James, a young veterinarian with a pregnant wife, joins the RAF and does a lot of marching in London.
* He is constantly reminiscing about his life back in Darrowby in the Yorkshire Dales of England.
* He remembers an incident when Mr. Dakin's old cow, Blossom, has become too old and Dodson comes to...
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