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.
Prologue - Chapter 3 | Chapter 4 - 6 Abstract
* Ensei Tankado is falling to the ground, dying in Seville, Spain. He is wearing an engraved gold ring at the time.
* David Becker cancels his plans with his fiance, Susan Fletcher. He is leaving town on an emergency and she is called into work.
* The NSA supercomputer is called TRANSLTR...
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