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.
A Station outside Cardiff Abstract
* Chapter 1: A Station outside Cardiff
* Bill Buford begins his book about English football firms by describing their violent behaviors as fans.
* Buford is able to better understand the reasoning behind the intense violence by experiencing the violence first hand.
* Through the violence, alcohol, and mob mentality Buford perceives a deeper understanding...
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