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.
Introduction and Part One, Section 1 (through page 6) Abstract
* The author explains how this book came into being.
* The author states that there two main reasons he wrote this book, one historical and one psychological.
Part One, Section 2 (through page 15) Abstract
* The physical description and history of Jalcocotbn, the place where the author spent his early childhood...
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