Introduction and Part One, Section 1 (through page 6)
* 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.
* The physical description and history of Jalcocotbn, the place where the author spent his early childhood, is given.
* The description emphasizes Jalcocotbn's separation from other communities as well as its rural, undeveloped atmosphere.
Part One, Section 2 (through page 15)
* Jalco is a small, rural village that has no defined government or church.
* All of the residents in Jalco live in similar plain houses without most modern conveniences of a large city.
* The routine of the village is simple and follows a standard routine which is not often strayed from by its residents.
* Without government or a recognized authority, the villagers take it upon themselves to live gainfully and peacefully
Part One, Section 3 (through page 27)
* Ernie's mother...
This section contains 1,336 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)