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 "The Tip of the Arrow - an Undesired Rendezvous in the Night" Abstract
* Introduction to Ernest Gann, the author, who learned to fly during the early days of aviation.
* After spending some years flying commercially, Gann flew in World War II as a a civilian pilot.
* After the war, Gann spent time flying...
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