Part One, Chapters One through Three
• An Ice Cream War tells the story of how World War I affects the lives of many characters in both Europe and Africa. The characters include British, German, and American characters (both men and women).
• These characters are pulled into a war they do not fully understand and their lives are forever altered.
• Walter Smith meets Erich and Liesl Von Bishop on a train traveling to their farms in British East Africa.
• All of the characters dismiss the significance of a possible war.
Part One, Chapters Four through Six
• Felix attends the wedding of his brother, Gabriel.
• Felix meets for the first time Gabriel's fiance, Charis.
• Charis is disappointed with the sex on her honeymoon with Gabriel.
• Gabriel reads about the war starting in a newspaper and cuts their honeymoon ten days short.
Part Two, Chapters One through Three
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