Objects & Places from An American Requiem

James P. Carroll
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 127 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the An American Requiem Lesson Plans

Object Descriptions

The Chapel - This is the little white church shared by the Catholics, Jews and Protestants that also worship there. It is located on the east bank of the Potomac River in Washington, D.C, and is base church for personnel at Bolling Air Force Base.

Model B-52 Bomber - James receives this as a prize for the Outstanding Air Force ROTC Cadet award at Georgetown University; It symbolizes his feelings about the military, his father's Air Force career and war. He takes it with him to seminary.

Irish Bridgeport - This is a Chicago ward bordered by the stockyards and called "Back of the Yards." Joseph returns from twelve years at seminary to his "old neighborhood," where he meets Mary.

J. Edgar's Office - The window of this can be seen from the street. Mary points to this while giving tours to her children and friends...

(read more Object Descriptions)

This section contains 697 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the An American Requiem Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
An American Requiem from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.