Billy Budd Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

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Chapter 1

• The story opens with the narration of how a particularly young, beautiful, and deft sailor with rare leadership qualities is given the name "Handsome Sailor".

• The narrator recollects the good old times when a fleet of sailors would follow their captain because of his exemplary leadership skills.

• The narrator remembers a time when he saw a very dark, African sailor with large gold hoops parading around the deck, being watched by his fellow sailors. To the narrator, this man is a great example of the "Handsome Sailor".

• Another good example of the "Handsome Sailor" to the narrator is a character named Billy Budd who is fair-skinned, blue-eyed, and about twenty-years-old.

• Billy Budd is sailing home on his ship, named "The Rights of Man" when they are stopped by the King's fleet out in the water.

• Billy is taken aboard the new ship and is forced to join...

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