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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Denenberg say Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh tried to do between the kidnapping the Hauptmann's execution?
2. What was the subject of the controversy Lindbergh was embroiled in in 1934?
3. What had changed in Germany's military?
4. Why did Lindbergh keep to a strict timetable?
5. What stance did Lindbergh take with his earlier support of the Nazis?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the controversy Lindbergh was embroiled in over the air mail.
2. What did Lindbergh see in his visits to Germany?
3. What efforts did the Lindberghs have to take to avoid the press?
4. What role did Lindbergh's wife play in Lindbergh's thinking in the buildup to World War II?
5. What did Lindbergh do during the war?
6. What did Lindbergh do to turn people decisively against him?
7. What was Lindbergh doing for work after he was married?
8. How does Denenberg characterize the Lindberghs' lives during the 1950s and 60s?
9. Describe Lindbergh's marriage to Anne Morrow.
10. What was found when Lindbergh's baby was discovered missing?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write a character sketch of the author based on his style and content. What values does he hold dear? What are his hopes and fears? What kind of person do you think he is? Anchor your sketch in passages in the book.
Essay Topic 2
Describe Anne Morrow Lindbergh's role in Lindbergh's life. How did she change him? What did he do differently after he was married? Evaluate her influence on his life.
Essay Topic 3
Denenberg says that Lindbergh's journals may have been written after the fact--to what extent does Lindbergh's life seem to have been revised or elaborated after the fact, to change Lindbergh's image in the public's eyes? How was the experience different from the account?
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